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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Kowtowing(0.01096 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Kowtowing.
English → English (WordNet)
n : a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the
forehead as a sign of respect or submission [syn: kotow]
v 1: bend the knees and bow in a servile manner [syn: scrape, genuflect]
2: try to gain favor by cringing or flattering; “He is always
kowtowing to his boss” [syn: fawn, toady, truckle, bootlick,
kotow, suck up]
English → English (gcide)
Kowtow \Kow*tow"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Kowtowed; p. pr. & vb.
To perform the kowtow. Same as Kotow
I have salaamed and kowtowed to him. --H. James.