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obsequious Definition

attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner
Obsequious shop assistants.

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By: Jamie
Donald Trump was obsequious to Vladimir Putin at the Helsinki summit. It was a sure sign he is in the pocket of the Russian leader.

The waiter was obsequious to the customers.
By: Jamie
The teacher's pet was so obsequious he was driving the teacher crazy.

The car salesman told me how great my clothes were, as if I didn't realize he was just being obsequious so I would buy a car off him. What a fool!