Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
obsequious /əb'si:kwiəs/
  • tính từ
    • khúm núm, xun xoe
    • (từ cổ,nghĩa cổ) vâng lời, dễ bảo
Concise Dictionary
+attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
+attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner

Thesaurus Dictionary
low, cringing, toadying, toadyish, sycophantic(al), sycophantish, unctuous, truckling, grovelling, crawling, fawning, deferential, ingratiating, menial, flattering, servile, slavish, subservient, submissive, abject, mealy-mouthed, slimy, Colloq boot-licking, Chiefly Brit smarmy, Taboo Slang brown-nosing, Brit arse-kissing, arse-licking, US ass-licking, ass-kissing:
He is surrounded with obsequious followers who cater to his every whim.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
(formal, disapproving) trying too hard to please sb, especially sb who is important: an obsequious manner / smile
obsequiously adverb: smiling obsequiously
obsequiousness noun [U]

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