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- to kowtow (traditional greeting, esp. to a superior, involving kneeling and pressing one's forehead to the ground)
|Billali rose upon his knees with astonishing alacrity, bowed his head thrice, and his white beard sweeping the ground, crawled down the apartment as he had crawled up it.|
|2. ||刘四爷很满意有这么多人来给他磕头祝寿。 更足以自傲的是许多老朋友也赶着来贺喜。|
|Fourth Master Liu was gratified by the number of people who came to kowtow and congratulate him, and his elation increased with the arrival of many old friends to wish him a happy birthday.|
|I'm not going to kowtow to a mere nobody like him.|
|I've raked, and scraped, and borrowed and all but begged.|
|If he accepted his fate, then he should kowtow, ask Fourth Master to be his " foster father" and prepare to many that hag.|
|In ancient times officials kowtowed to the emperor when they met with him.|
|Not even on the twenty-eighth was he going to kowtow to anyone, and who dared touch him!|
|Numerous devout men and women are kowtowing and praying.|
|To perform the ceremony of the Kotow|
|Yes, everything's ready for the wedding, dowry and all-all you want now is for your future son-in-law to come and kowtow to you.|