The definition of 'kotow' & the word 'kotow' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission
Verb
1
try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
  1. He is always kowtowing to his boss

Synonyms of the word 'kotow' & Antonyms of the word 'kotow'.

Noun
Synonymskowtow,
Verb
Synonymsfawn, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, suck up,