Examples from the Web for genuflection
He grovelled again, and shuffled off, turning at every few steps to make a genuflection.The Red Symbol|John Ironside
A bend of the body and a genuflection were the appropriate answer of the Ethiopian to these observations.The Talisman|Sir Walter Scott
Genuflection before the idol or before money wastes away the muscles which walk and the will which advances.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo
Ixtlilxochitli made a second genuflection, and resumed his way.The Harlequin Opal, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Fergus Hume
It would seem that such a genuflection must be, of necessity, ridiculous.