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verb [intransitive]     curtsy pronunciation in British English
/ˈkɜː(r)tsi/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycurtsy
he/she/itcurtsies
present participlecurtsying
past tensecurtsied
past participlecurtsied

or curtsey     curtsey pronunciation in British English

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  1. if a woman curtsies, she shows her respect for someone by bending her knees with one leg behind the other as a formal greeting
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