curtsy

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Synonyms for curtsy

an inclination of the head or body, as in greeting, consent, courtesy, submission, or worship

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bending the knees

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bend the knees in a gesture of respectful greeting

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make a curtsy

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Georgie curtsied to the Queen and said: "It is lovely to meet you, Ma'am.
I curtsied to her and my husband, Fran, said to me, 'What are you doing?
Some bowed and curtsied to her on a trip back from Paris.
Children at Beech Junior, Infant and Nursery School were so amazed with his MBE, presented in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours, that they bowed and curtsied when he walked in.
She oiled, rouged, and curtsied, but she was not deterred.
On her first major outing on the world stage as first lady, Ms Bruni curtsied confidently as she met the Queen.
Following weeks of speculation about her first major outing on the world stage as first lady, Ms Bruni curtsied confidently as she met the Queen.
At this signal I took three paces forward, turned, curtsied, then forward another three paces until I was standing in front of The Queen.
Gowned in white and followed by two escorts, the debs curtsied to the crowd while fathers nervously waited to perform the much-practiced waltz.
Here, the trees curtsied to the salt wind, their branches flying out like strands of long black hair, and sometimes billowing out like witches' cloaks.
The two players stood at attention as the queen and three attendants walked onto the court and then they curtsied "My congratulations; it must have been terribly hot out there," Queen Elizabeth said after shaking Althea's hand.
Lindsay Davenport curtsied to the Duchess of Kent, raised the gleaming Wimbledon championship plate over her head and suddenly remembered she faced one more challenge.
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SUPERSTAR singer Susan Boyle was mistaken for the Queen by Eurostar staff - who even bowed and curtsied to her.
Young Angela curtsied and stood in awe as the princess asked questions about her home country of Nepal.