(adj.) Submissive, compliant, obedient, servile. Cringing, fawning. Quality of accommodating oneself to the will of another.

Ex. Obsequious Sammy bowed down and licked the emperor's boots.

How I remember: The "qui" in the middle reminds me of the word "liquid". Liquid is fluid, accommodating, always fits the shape of the container it's in. A person who is like this would be obsequious.

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