Origin of obeisance
OTHER WORDS FROM obeisanceo·bei·sant, adjectiveo·bei·sant·ly, adverb
Words nearby obeisance
How to use obeisance in a sentence
He has dipped his fingers into businesses ranging from pharmaceuticals and cement to agriculture – all while paying obeisance to Assad.
As a final obeisance, he closes his eyes and joins his palms.
For those on the way up, FitzPatrick was someone to whom it was useful to pay obeisance.
"Gentlemen, I have the honour to salute you," said Monsieur de Kerguel with a profound obeisance.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
For many a day afterwards my cheek glowed with pleasure at the recollection of that sweet obeisance.
Little deaf and dumb used to come under my window, smiled, and made his obeisance to me.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico
The king rose in his stirrups, and made a low obeisance to the window where they were standing.The Children of the New Forest|Captain Marryat
Her voice had the soft, purring quality in it again, and she lowered her head in the mute Malay obeisance.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham