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servile

adjective  us   /ˈsɜr·vəl, -vɑɪl/
eager to serve and please someone else in a way that shows a lack of respect for yourself: As a waiter, you want to be pleasant to people without appearing servile.
Translations of “servile”
in Vietnamese như người nô lệ…
in Spanish servil…
in Thai ที่เชื่อฟัง…
in Malaysian memperhambakan diri…
in French servile…
in German unterwürfig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卑躬的, 諂媚的…
in Indonesian patuh…
in Russian раболепный, подобострастный…
in Turkish dalkavuk, gurursuz, gereksiz yere köle gibi hizmet eden…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卑躬的, 谄媚的…
in Polish służalczy…
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