Part of speech:
Of or suitable to a slave or servant.
Ready and willing to be taught; teachable.
Of the lowest degree; miserable; wretched
Developing gradually over a period of time:
Acting in a stealthy, furtive way.
Infested with or damaged by worms.
To shrink and tremble, as from someone's anger, threats, or blows; cringe
To move or go slowly or feebly
To get (something) by coaxing or flattery
To move heavily and clumsily; roll and pitch, as a ship
To be a toady (to); flatter
(Informal) To try to gain favor with (someone) by fawning, servility, etc.
To ask for (something) in an urgent or humble manner:
The definition of abase means to make someone lower, either by making him feel humiliated or by actually demoting his position.
To bend forward and down from the waist or the middle of the back:
To consider or treat with profound awe and respect; venerate:
Court means to pay attention to someone to get something or to seek someone for marriage or dating.
To pamper is to spoil or indulge.
To comply with the wishes or ideas of (another) in order to keep that person satisfied or unaware of criticism; indulge:
To compliment excessively and often insincerely, especially in order to win favor.
The definition of blandish means to talk someone into something with flattery.
To make a whining, tearful, often false display of grief, sympathy, disappointment, etc.
To apply or daub with a sponge:
To appeal to in supplication; beseech:
To go down or rest on one or both knees.
To boast about
To refuse or reject as wrong or disgraceful
To reject with disdain or contempt.
To feel strong dislike for or hostility toward:
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