obsequious Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “obsequious” in the English Dictionary

"obsequious" in British English

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obsequiousadjective

uk   us   /əbˈsiː.kwi.əs/ formal disapproving
too ​eager to ​praise or ​obey someone: She is ​embarrassingly obsequious to anyone in ​authority.
(Definition of obsequious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"obsequious" in American English

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obsequiousadjective

 us   /əbˈsi·kwi·əs, ɑb-/
too ​eager to ​serve or ​obey someone: She is ​embarrassingly obsequious to anyone in ​authority.
(Definition of obsequious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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