Definition of servile adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

servile

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˈsərvl//
 
, NAmE//ˈsərvaɪl//
 
(disapproving)
 
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wanting too much to please someone and obey them synonym fawning Parents have no right to demand servile obedience from their children.
NAmE//sərˈvɪlət̮i//
 
noun [uncountable] They demand respect and obedience but not servility.
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