obsequious

Definitions:

  • Full of or exhibiting servile compliance; fawning.
  • Promptly obedient or submissive to the will of another; ever ready to obey, serve, or assist; compliant; dutiful.
  • Hence Servilely complaisant; showing a mean readiness to fall in with the will of another; cringing; fawning; sycophantic.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> Servile, slavish, sycophantic. See <internalXref urlencoded="obedience">obedience</internalXref>.
  • Funereal; pertaining to funeral rites.
  • Absorbed in grief, as a mourner at a funeral.
  • Promptly obedient, or submissive, to the will of another; compliant; yielding to the desires of another; devoted.
  • Servilely or meanly attentive; compliant to excess; cringing; fawning.
  • Of or pertaining to obsequies; funereal.
  • <xref>Obedient</xref>, compliant with someone else's orders or wishes.
  • Excessively <xref>eager</xref> to please or to <xref>obey</xref> all instructions; <xref>fawning</xref>, <xref>subservient</xref>.
  • Of or pertaining to <xref>obsequies</xref>, <xref>funereal</xref>.
  • attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner
  • attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
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