To bend or stoop; incline the head in salutation.
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Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To bend or stoop; incline the head in salutation. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A knot of cloth or string with a curved part on either side, and two loose ends, worn in the hair as decoration or for tying shoelaces.