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synonyms for curtseyed

  • bow
  • curtsey
  • genuflect
  • kowtow
  • stoop
  • bow down
  • do obeisance
  • prostrate oneself
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How to use curtseyed in a sentence

She curtseyed and bobbed and tried at first to pretend that she could not spare Sally during a morning.
MAID SALLYHARRIET A. CHEEVER
Babette curtseyed so prettily that the witch was charmed and took her to ride on her broomstick.
THE GREEN FOREST FAIRY BOOKLORETTA ELLEN BRADY
Low he bowed before her, while she curtseyed to him, bending her tall and graceful form till her knee almost touched the ground.
FAIR MARGARETH. RIDER HAGGARD
The Queen made no answer, and they walked on until they met a girl with a pail of water, who curtseyed respectfully.
LITTLE FOLKSVARIOUS
The woman who was keeping the stall curtseyed civilly, and asked if she might be allowed to make another bag.
THE BLUE JAR STORY BOOKMARIA EDGEWORTH
She curtseyed very prettily, with her chin tilted back and her cheeks red, and asked me how I did.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
With that she curtseyed low, kissed her husband's hand, and had vanished from the tent before he could return the salute.
'MIDST THE WILD CARPATHIANSMR JKAI
Cora had risen and now curtseyed low to the ground, with outstretched arms.
THE TOURLOUIS COUPERUS
Ann curtseyed; old Canham rose and stood with his hat in his hand—that white beard seemed to demand respect.
TREVLYN HOLDMRS. HENRY WOOD
She curtseyed again, and began making her way jerkily down the sidewalk, jingling his silver in her hand.
ONE MAN'S INITIATION--1917JOHN DOS PASSOS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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