bow and scrape definition

  • verb:
    • to create a-deep bow using the correct knee attracted back (thus scraping the floor), left hand pushed over the abdomen, right supply held aside.
    • To respond in a servile, obsequious, or extremely polite way.
  • noun:
    • A deep formal bow with right leg attracted right back touching the ground.

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