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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Too ready to serve.

Usage examples (35)
  • His obsequious attendance soon wore on my nerves.
  • obsequious shop assistants
  • I dare say you know two types of natives, which may be called the obsequious and the sullen?
  • That kind of obsequious attitude plus Gordon Brown's 'light touch regulation' were taken by the 'spiv' element in the City as the signal that anything goes. for more
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