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kowtow

verb [I]
 
 
/ˌkaʊˈtaʊ/ disapproving
to show too much respect to someone in authority, always obeying them and changing what you do in order to please them
卑躬屈膝,唯命是从
Showing respect and admiration
Translations of “kowtow”
in Chinese (Traditional) 卑躬屈膝,唯命是從…
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