Sentence Examples

  • The little girl had obsequious manners.
  • Essays that are too obsequious are often too obviously pandering to the writer in question.
  • I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
  • He was the creature of every passing mood or whim, incapable of cool and steady judgment or of the slightest self-control - an incalculable weathercock, blindly obsequious to every blast of passion.
  • Russell became the obsequious chancellor of Richard III.