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Correct spelling:
kowtowed

Synonyms:

verb
complied
accepted, agreed, bent, bowed, deferred, fulfilled, observed, respected, surrendered, Acquiesced, Adhered, Assented, Capitulated, Caved, Ceded, Genuflected, Obeyed, Yielded, Complied, Concurred, Consented, Conformed, Succumbed, Submitted, knuckled under.
flattered
glorified, idolized, Cajoled, Extolled, Fawned, Flattered, complimented, adulated.
greeted
acknowledged, noticed, received, welcomed, Accosted, Approached, Embraced, Greeted, Hugged, Kissed, Nodded, Saluted, Signaled, Smiled, Vociferated, Waved, hailed, curtsied, shaken hands with, shook hands with.
Examples of usage:
  1. They had kowtowed as a matter of form by the command of the principal. – Botchan (Master Darling) by Mr. Kin-nosuke Natsume, trans. by Yasotaro Morri
  2. So that when his uncles again saw it they grew troubled, kowtowed and made a prayer. – The Way of the Gods by John Luther Long
  3. He " kowtowed" some more, and at the answer of the chattering savage we looked at Annie. – Pardners by Rex Beach
  4. The clerk kowtowed to the signature, though he had never seen nor heard of it before-" J. Rufus Wallingford, Boston." – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  5. And he kowtowed without end. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various

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