2 edition of Kowtow found in the catalog.
Der Ling Princess.
|Statement||by Princess Der Ling; illustrated by S. Pinkus.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 322 p.|
|Number of Pages||322|
Marilyn balks at the suggestion that she is a “hysterical housewife” and says that at least she doesn’t “kowtow to the police.” Although Marilyn barely notices, her use of the word “kowtow”—taken from Chinese—strikes James as a humiliating racial insult. James leaves and Marilyn shuts herself in . Culture > Books BOOK REVIEW / The sacred kowtow: Godfrey Hodgson on how Chinese ceremony and British arrogance led to a historic stand-off - 'The Collision of Two Civilisations' - Alain Peyrefitte.
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Kowtow definition is - to show obsequious deference: fawn. How to use kowtow in a sentence. Did You Know. Kowtow. 21, likes talking about this. Ethical & sustainable womenswear. New season online and in stores worldwideFollowers: 22K. Jeff Heinrichs I was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and served 8 years on active duty in the United States Navy as an Aviation AT, Standards Calibration Specialist.
I've been dedicated throughout my employment history with longevity being a key attribute in the organizations I've been a part of. kowtow (kou-tou′, kou′tou′) intr.v. kowtowed, kowtowing, kowtows 1. To kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission, as formerly done in China.
To show servile deference. See Synonyms at fawn1. The act of kneeling and touching the forehead to the ground. An obsequious act. Get this from a library. Kowtow. [Der Ling, Princess.] -- Personal recollections of the era of the Sino-Japanese War, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Der Ling, Princess.
Kowtow. New York, Dodd, Mead & Co. [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Kowtow App. likes. Ministry of healing health and happiness5/5. 16+1 sentence examples: 1. Be polite, but don't kowtow to him.
I refuse to kowtow to anyone. Her pride wouldn't allow her to kowtow to anyone. We will not kowtow to the government. And it was not necessarily praiseworthy to kowtow to the. kowtow: 1 v bend the knees and bow in a servile manner Synonyms: genuflect, scrape Type of: bow bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting v try to gain favor by cringing or flattering “He is always kowtowing to his boss” Synonyms: bootlick, fawn, kotow, suck up, toady, truckle Types: court favor.
kowtow (to somebody/something) to show somebody in authority too much respect and be too willing to obey them Her pride wouldn’t allow her to kowtow to anyone. Word Origin early 19th cent.: from Chinese kētóu, from kē ‘knock’ + tóu ‘head’.
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kowtow definition: 1. to show too much respect to someone in authority, always doing what you are told and changing. Learn more. kowtow-look-book-autumn-fall-winter Visit the post for more.
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