- 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (homage) [formal] homenaje (masculine) to make o pay obeisance to sb/sth rendir* or tributar homenaje a algn/algoMore example sentences1.2 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (bow) [archaic/arcaico] reverencia (feminine)
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- Temple bells chimed as men in flowing kurtas and multicoloured turbans and bejewelled women in vivid pinks and purples paid obeisance to their guru, Baba Gulabgir.
- The more timid paid obeisance to the policies of the founders, but they also snippily noted that ‘their views were necessarily limited.’
- Infact Shiva's devotee, Sudheet approached Uma to pay his respectful obeisance.
- The slaves collapsed into reverential obeisances as the angelic flight passed overhead.
- Many stories have come down to us of her cruelty: for example, that she had two serfs sent to Siberia for having failed to make their obeisances to her as she passed - because they did not see her.
- I offer repeated obeisances unto Lord Krishna, who is the protector and well-wisher of the cows and the brahmanas.
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