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verb [intransitive] curtsy pronunciation in British English /ˈkɜː(r)tsi/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecurtsying
past tensecurtsied
past participlecurtsied

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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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