The definition of 'kotow' & the word 'kotow' in example sentences or phrases
a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission
try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
- He is always kowtowing to his boss
Synonyms of the word 'kotow' & Antonyms of the word 'kotow'.
Synonymsfawn, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, suck up,