He was obedient to his Christchurch bosses, but not at all obsequious .
They've filled their almost-claustrophobic room with towering flower bouquets and perhaps a few too many obsequious waiters.
Thus approached, I would smile benignly and direct the appropriately obsequious customer toward the objects of his desiring.
Randy is Mr. Lahey's obsequious sidekick, lover and Sunnyvale's assistant trailer park supervisor.
Like spoiled children, they can demand, stamp their feet, refuse to vote, be fickle and whimsical, expecting MPs to act as obsequious valets, while distrusting them all along.
Woodward's obsequious style minimised the impact.
He cuddled up to his colleagues, begging for approval - he was obsequious , smart, slippery.
The award will be given annually to the journo who produces the greatest volume of obsequious offal about a sports ‘hero’.
Her insatiable desire to be stroked, bolstered, flattered, was met by Burrell with the obsequious enthusiasm of a knight offering the chasteness of courtly love.
They're surrounded by heavy linen, sparkling crystal, gleaming silver, obsequious waiters, and an embarrassment of champagne glasses.