Part of speech:
To bend the knee or touch one knee to the floor or ground, as in worship.
To manage to get by; survive
To be servile; cringe, submit, toady, etc.
To be a toady (to); flatter
To fawn means to pay extra attention to something in an overly affectionate way.
To lower or debase oneself:
To lie prone or crawl in a prostrate position, esp. abjectly
To cower is defined as to duck down, crouch or hide in fear.
To behave in a servile way; fawn.
A gesture of respect or reverence made chiefly by women by bending the knees with one foot forward and lowering the body.
The rower nearest the bow
A gesture of respect or reverence, such as a bow or curtsy
Find another word for kowtows. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for kowtows, like: genuflects, scrapes, truckles, toadies, fawns, stoops, kneels, grovels, cowers, slavers and cringes.