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subservient

US [səbˈsɜrviənt]
UK [səbˈsɜː(r)viənt]
  • adj.恭顺的;驯服的;谄媚的;卑躬屈膝的
  • Web屈从的;马屁精;有帮助的
subservient
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adj.
1.
~ (to sb/sth)
恭顺的;驯服的;谄媚的;卑躬屈膝的too willing to obey other people
The press was accused of being subservient to the government.
有人指责新闻界一味迎合政府。
2.
~ (to sth)
次要;从属于less important than sth else
The needs of individuals were subservient to those of the group as a whole.
个人的需要服从于整个集体的需要。

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