Thesaurus / obeisant
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Senator McConnell and some other Republican leaders, after waiting far too long, ultimately chose loyalty to the Constitution over obeisance to a demented commander-in-chief.
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“The adorable creature is not always precisely obeisant,” observed Theobald.
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She imports patterns, and they become the mode; her caterer invents dishes, and they are copied throughout the obeisant world.
WORDS RELATED TO OBEISANT
- bowing down
- a slave to
- at one's beck and call
- at one's mercy
- in one's clutches
- in one's pocket
- in one's power
- under one's thumb
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