Bow and scrape 點頭哈腰

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今日短語

表達 「bow and scrape」 用來表示某人過於禮貌或對他人表現出過分的關注或尊重。它常用來描述某個人在與重要人士交往時,「點頭哈腰,過分謙恭」 的舉動。

例句

Look at him bowing and scraping to the bosses! He’s such a sucker I hope he doesn’t get promoted.
瞧他向老闆們點頭哈腰的樣子!他真是個馬屁精,我希望他可不要被提拔。

She thinks she’s so important now. She expects everyone to bow and scrape to her all day.
她覺得她現在特別重要。她希望所有人整天都對著她鞠躬作揖。

The hotel staff were really attentive, almost too attentive! In fact, I felt a bit uncomfortable as they bowed and scraped to us throughout our stay.
這家酒店的工作人員們真的很用心,甚至有些過於體貼了!在我們住店期間,他們一直對我們點頭哈腰的,這讓我感到有點不自在。