Definitions for obeisant

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•bei•sanceoʊˈbeɪ səns, oʊˈbi-(n.)

  1. a movement of the body, as a bow or curtsy, expressing deep respect or deferential courtesy.

  2. deference; homage.

Origin of obeisance:

1325–75; ME < MF



  1. obeisant(Adjective)

    courteously deferential and respectful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obeisant(adj)

    ready to obey; reverent; differential; also, servilely submissive

Anagrams of obeisant

  1. niobates

  2. botanies

  3. botanise


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