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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Curtsying low she so told him, and he at once went into the sitting-room where he found it lying on his table.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
"With cream for the top," lisped the little maid, curtsying again.
KISINGTON TOWNABBIE FARWELL BROWN
With a sob she passed up the corridor, curtsying to the king as she passed him.
THE MAD KINGEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
And then, curtsying low, she sailed on, leaving her lover in anything but a happy state of mind.
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“You may put the baby back,” said Madam Wetherby tremulously, yet with a sudden dignity that set the maid to curtsying.
ACROSS THE YEARSELEANOR H. PORTER
Eliza was called, and in a moment was curtsying, with eagerness, but perfect self-possession.
THE MARK OF CAINANDREW LANG
It was not necessary for her to see him standing curtsying and curtsying to recognise him.
“Nothing is the matter, sir,” said Margaret, rising and curtsying.
Her cheeks burning, she murmured "Yes," curtsying to his rather stately bow.
LOVE UNDER FIRERANDALL PARRISH
Curtsying elegantly, the little boat drew away from us, and soon vanished in the darkness.

WORD OF THE DAY

judderverb (used without object) | [juhd-er ]SEE DEFINITION