Pronunciation of Obeisance
/ˈə͡ʊbɪsəns/, /ˈəʊbɪsəns/, /ˈəʊ_b_ɪ_s_ə_n_s/
Antonyms for obeisance:
Synonyms for obeisance:
curtsy, genuflect, praise.
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
agreement, capitulation, conformity, homage, conformance, assent, acceptance, consent, deference, fealty, resignation, servility, obedience, genuflection, compliance, acquiescence, fulfillment, affirmation, adherence, submission, concurrence, observance, submissiveness, respect, meekness, willingness, surrender.
Usage examples for obeisance:
- They step upon the cloth and make an obeisance to the sun; they then clothe themselves with the above- mentioned cloths. - "The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines", Hezekiah Butterworth.
- Then one by one the messengers drew near to her, and each, as he came, made a profound obeisance, touching the floor with his finger- tips, and staring at her face. - "Benita, An African Romance", H. Rider Haggard.
- The couriers again made humble obeisance, saying: O noble Lord, thou most Royal Prince Marko! - "Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians", Woislav M. Petrovitch.