Definition of curtsy verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

curtsy

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsi//
 
(also curtsey)[intransitive]curtsy (to somebody)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they curtsy
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsi//
 
he / she / it curtsies
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsiz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsiz//
 
past simple curtsied
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsid//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsid//
 
past participle curtsied
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsid//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsid//
 
-ing form curtsying
BrE BrE//ˈkɜːtsiɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɜːrtsiɪŋ//
 
 
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to give a curtsy She curtsied to the Queen.

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