Part of speech:
Bending easily; flexible
The definition of obsequious is showing too much willingness to serve someone or something.
Careful to fulfill obligations.
(Electronics) Exhibiting no gain or contributing no energy:
Easy to manage or discipline; submissive
Ready to consent; agreeable:
Inclined or willing to comply; obedient:
The definition of deferential is behavior or actions that show respect.
Showing deferential or submissive respect:
The definition of meek is someone or something that does not have force or someone who is willing to give into others.
Obeying or willing to obey; submissive
The definition of penitent is feeling or showing remorse for something.
Feeling or showing resignation; submissive; yielding and uncomplaining
Showing no originality; blindly imitative:
Succeeding by turns; successive.
Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred.
Ready to do as bidden; obedient
(Geology) Of, relating to, or being rock or sediment strata that were deposited either adjacent to each other or in vertical sequence without interruption by a disruptive or altering process such as erosion or folding.
Acquiescing; agreeing or consenting without protest
(Especially law) Serving as an instrument or means (i.e., procedural or ancillary, not substantive).
The definition of subdued is a mood of having been calmed or quieted.
The definition of subsidiary is something that gives support, something that is secondary in importance or an organizational group that is in a lower organizational position.
Marked by defiance; boldly resisting.
Opposing any kind of control; defiant
Arrogant in asserting or attempting to assert one's will over others; overbearing.
Difficult to manage, control, or treat:
Capable of, offering, or showing resistance. Often used in combination:
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
Moving and bending with agility; limber:
Submitting without objection or resistance
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