obeisance definition

  • noun:
    • A gesture or activity associated with the human body, such as for instance a curtsy, that expresses deference or homage.
    • An attitude of deference or homage.
    • Demonstration of an obedient attitude, specifically by bowing deeply.
    • An obedient attitude.
    • Obedience.
    • Deference or homage, or a manifestation of deference or value; a bow; a curtsy.
    • Authority; subjection; power or right to demand obedience.
    • Obedience.
    • Deferential deportment.
    • A bow or courtesy; an act of reverence, dutifulness, or deference.
    • the act of obeying; dutiful or submissive behavior pertaining to another individual
    • flexing your head or human anatomy or leg as an indication of reverence or distribution or pity or greeting

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