Obeisance definition is - a movement of the body made in token of respect or ... See the full definition for obeisance in the English Language Learners Dictionary.


Obeisance definition, a movement of the body expressing deep respect or deferential courtesy, as before a superior; a bow, curtsy, or other similar gesture.


obeisance. An obeisance is an act, usually physical, showing dutiful obedience. A supplicant might perform obeisance, touching his face to the ground, before ...



obeisance meaning: the fact of obeying or respecting someone, or something you do that expresses this: . Learn more.


Define obeisance. obeisance synonyms, obeisance pronunciation, obeisance translation, English dictionary definition of obeisance. n. 1. A gesture or movement ...


obeisance definition: Obeisance is respect, or gestures conveying or signifying respect. (noun) An example of obeisance is bowing down before a king and ...


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The leader, a grizzed young man, made the faintest mountain obeisance to Sarima.Gregory Maguire WICKED: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE WICKED WITCH ...