Kowtow and Respect

Kowtow

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Kowtow noun – A former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission.
Respect and kowtow are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Respect" instead the word "Kowtow" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: kowtowing, kowtowed
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Respect

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Respect noun – Relation to or concern with something specified.
Kowtow and respect are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Kowtow" instead the word "Respect" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: respectable, respectful, respectability, respective, respectably
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Respect and Kowtow. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 24, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/kowtow/respect
Kowtow & Respect. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Sep. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/kowtow/respect>.
Respect or Kowtow. 2016. Accessed September 24, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/kowtow/respect.

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