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Still, for the last year the media has been treating the Abe regime with obsequious deference.‘Whip it!’ Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Cabinet Of Horrors|Jake Adelstein|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All week, the nation has been gripped by a classic tale—a powerful yet married man meets a younger, hot, obsequious woman.Paula Broadwell, Eminem, & More Spurned Lovers Who Went Ballistic|Paula Froelich|November 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Again the young fellow repeats his fatal "Banco," as he stakes a fresh pile of notes handed to him by the obsequious Jew.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
As the new-comers arrived, they met a smiling host, an attentive and ready bar-tender, and obsequious waiters and servants.Charles Duran|The Author of The Waldos
The colored steward was there, hat in hand; obsequious, bowing politely, and obeying all commands.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.
He little thought what a formidable enemy he was then fostering at the court of his obsequious brother sovereign.
Selim was most obsequious, and seemed ready to do everything for my comfort.Paul Patoff|F. Marion Crawford