kowtowing

  畅通词汇  
[ˌkaʊ'taʊ]     [ˌkaʊ'taʊ]    
  • vi. 叩头
  • n. <汉>磕头
kowtowed kowtowed kowtowing kowtows
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kowtow的英文翻译是什么意思,词典释义与在线翻译:

详尽释义

n. (名词)
  1. 顿首
v. (动词)
  1. <汉>叩头,磕头
  2. 卑躬屈膝,唯命是从,顺从,俯首贴耳,恭服
  3. 拍马屁,奉承,阿谀

英英释义

Noun:
  1. a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission

Verb:
  1. bend the knees and bow in a servile manner

  2. try to gain favor by cringing or flattering;

    "He is always kowtowing to his boss"

kowtow的用法和样例:

例句

  1. I'm not going to kowtow to a mere nobody like him.
    我不想给他这样的无名小卒磕头。
  2. The women kowtow outside of Jokhang temple.
    大昭寺门口磕长头的女人。
  3. Be polite, but don' t kowtow to him.
    要有礼貌,但不要对他卑躬屈节。
  4. Be polite, but don't kowtow to him.
    要有礼貌,但不要对他卑躬屈节。
  5. The ding of new century is about to kowtow noisy.
    新世纪的钟声即将叩响了。
  6. He's a brave man. I'm sure he will not kowtow to the enemy.
    他是一个勇敢的人,我相信他不会向敌人卑躬屈膝的。

经典引文

  • She couldn't stand the way that Robert kowtowed to her father.

    出自: S. Conran

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