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Origin of subservient
OTHER WORDS FROM subservientsub·ser·vi·ence, sub·ser·vi·en·cy, nounsub·ser·vi·ent·ly, adverbun·sub·ser·vi·ent, adjectiveun·sub·ser·vi·ent·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for subserviently
I saw also that he was handsome, and I was quite sure he must be rich, or no doctor would wait upon him so subserviently.Winter Evening Tales|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Nell approached her timidly and spoke softly, lovingly, subserviently.Mistress Nell|George C. Hazelton, Jr.
He looked, and was, a typical Prussian, subserviently polite to his superiors and pointedly arrogant to those who were not.Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.|Percy F. Westerman
And yesterday, only yesterday, he would have saluted me subserviently!His Excellency the Minister|Jules Claretie
Pedro was approaching them subserviently, a humble, bobbing head betokening his anxiety to please the fine folk.The Ghost Breaker|Charles Goddard