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Synonyms of obeisance in English:


  • 1 he made a very formal, elaborate gesture of obeisance
    respect, homage, worship, adoration, reverence, veneration, honor, submission, deference
  • 2 he made a half-bow, half-curtsy, a sort of unisex obeisance
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