Noun Abaisance Definition and Examples


Noun:

Abaisance

Pronunciation:

/əˈbeɪ(ɪ)sns/

Definition:
1.

noun

An act expressing deference or respect, usually a bending forwards of the body; a bow.
    ((n.) Obeisance.)


    Origin:
    Late 15th century; earliest use found in Ordinances Chivalry. From Middle French abessance, abesance abasement, humility from abaissant, present participle of abaisser to lower, humiliate: see -ance.

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