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synonyms for obeisance

  • allegiance
  • bow
  • curtsy
  • deference
  • fealty
  • genuflection
  • homage
  • honor
  • kowtow
  • loyalty
  • praise
  • respect
  • reverence
  • salaam
  • bending of the knee
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antonyms for obeisance

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  • censure
  • condemnation
  • disdain
  • dishonor
  • disloyalty
  • disregard
  • disrespect
  • scorn
  • treachery
  • bad manners
  • disobedience
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How to use obeisance in a sentence

He has dipped his fingers into businesses ranging from pharmaceuticals and cement to agriculture – all while paying obeisance to Assad.
NO CHANGE FOR SYRIA, DESPITE ELECTIONSSEAN CULLIGANMAY 27, 2021OZY
As a final obeisance, he closes his eyes and joins his palms.
WHEN A BODY MEETS A BOATMAN ON THE GANGESEUGENE ROBINSONFEBRUARY 23, 2021OZY
"Gentlemen, I have the honour to salute you," said Monsieur de Kerguel with a profound obeisance.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
For many a day afterwards my cheek glowed with pleasure at the recollection of that sweet obeisance.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Little deaf and dumb used to come under my window, smiled, and made his obeisance to me.
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
The king rose in his stirrups, and made a low obeisance to the window where they were standing.
THE CHILDREN OF THE NEW FORESTCAPTAIN MARRYAT
Her voice had the soft, purring quality in it again, and she lowered her head in the mute Malay obeisance.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
Alice also passed by her lover, her eyes fixed on the ground, and answered his low obeisance without raising them.
PEVERIL OF THE PEAKSIR WALTER SCOTT
Your hostess will give her hand to you when you make your obeisance.
THE COMPLETE BACHELORWALTER GERMAIN
He sank upon his knees and bobbed his head to the floor in obeisance.
THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
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WORDS RELATED TO OBEISANCE

  • account
  • adoration
  • affection
  • applause
  • appreciation
  • approbation
  • approval
  • deference
  • delight
  • esteem
  • estimation
  • favor
  • fondness
  • glorification
  • homage
  • honor
  • idolatry
  • idolization
  • liking
  • love
  • marveling
  • obeisance
  • pleasure
  • praise
  • recognition
  • regard
  • reverence
  • valuing
  • veneration
  • wonder
  • wonderment
  • worship
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