Translation of "bow and scrape" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

bow and scrape

disapproving

bow and scrape

disapproving

to show too much politeness or attention to someone

点头哈腰,奴颜婢膝
It's embarrassing to see people bowing and scraping to the new CEO. 看到员工们对新主任如此卑躬屈膝真是令人难堪。

(Translation of “bow and scrape” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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