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Subserviently  adv.  In a subservient manner.

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"Subserviently" Quotes from Famous Books

... with misery, and the miserable tinged with happiness,—the present. The Zoroastrians had four, each of 3,000 years. In the first, Hormuzd, the good-god, ruled alone; then Ahriman, the bad-god, began to rule subserviently: in the third both ruled equally; and in the last, now current, Ahriman has gained ...
— The Kasidah of Haji Abdu El-Yezdi • Richard F. Burton

... suggestive of evil. What scenes she must have witnessed—the confusion on the death of the king, the exclusion of Hamlet from the throne, the marriage of the queen to the usurper! Yet she takes it all quite sweetly and subserviently. She is as docile to events as she is to parental advice. To such a one every circumstance is a fate, and she bows to it, as she bows to her father: "Yes, my lord, I will obey my lord." She denies Hamlet's access to her though he is in sorrow; though he has lost ...
— The Contemporary Review, January 1883 - Vol 43, No. 1 • Various

Words linked to "Subserviently" :   servilely, subservient, obsequiously

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