Word of the Day- August 20

word of the day

obeisance; noun: a movement of the body made in token of respect or submission : bow; acknowledgment of another’s superiority or importance : homage

Example Sentence: “College presidents and school officials frequently explain their obeisanceto their athletic departments by saying that without big-time sports programs, they’d never get any money out of their alumni.” — Murray A. Sperber, The Washington Post, March 15, 2015

Come back tomorrow for another word courtesy of Merriam Webster!


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