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  1. kowtow

    • IPA[ˌkouˈtou]

    美式

    • v.
      act in an excessively subservient manner;kneel and touch the ground with the forehead in worship or submission as part of Chinese custom.
    • n.
      an act of kowtowing as part of Chinese custom.
    • verb: kowtow, 3rd person present: kowtows, gerund or present participle: kowtowing, past tense: kowtowed, past participle: kowtowed

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    • IPA[ˌkaʊˈtaʊ]

    英式

    • v.
      act in an excessively subservient manner: she didn't have to kowtow to a boss
    • n.
      an act of kowtowing as part of Chinese custom.

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