obeisancy

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

obeisancy (plural obeisancies)

  1. Alternative form of obeisance.
    • 1910 Journal of the Military Service Institution of the United States p.261:
      The attitude of obeisancy to seniors and of insolency to juniors sits not well upon a gentleman.

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