be servile

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Definition von be servile im Englisch Englisch wörterbuch

servile
submissive or slavish
servile
{a} slavish, dependant, cringing, fawning
servile
{n} a letter added for the inflection of words
servile
{a} vassal
servile
pertaining to or involving slaves; "the servile wars of Sicily"
servile
Held in subjection; dependent; enslaved
servile
Of or pertaining to a servant or slave; befitting a servant or a slave; proceeding from dependence; hence, meanly submissive; slavish; mean; cringing; fawning; as, servile flattery; servile fear; servile obedience
servile
{s} subject, subservient, extremely submissive; of or pertaining to a slave or servant, suited to a slave or servant
servile
involving slaves; "Brown's attempt at servile insurrection"
servile
of or pertaining to a slave
servile
submissive or fawning in attitude or behavior; "spoke in a servile tone"; "the incurably servile housekeeper"; "servile tasks such as floor scrubbing and barn work"
servile
pertaining to or involving slaves; "the servile wars of Sicily
servile
Not belonging to the original root; as, a servile letter
servile
disapproval If you say that someone is servile, you disapprove of them because they are too eager to obey someone or do things for them. He was subservient and servile = obsequious + servility ser·vil·ity She's a curious mixture of stubbornness and servility
servile
An element which forms no part of the original root; opposed to radical
servile
Not itself sounded, but serving to lengthen the preceeding vowel, as e in tune
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