English adjective: servile
|1.||servile submissive or fawning in attitude or behavior|
|Samples||Spoke in a servile tone.|
The incurably servile housekeeper.
Servile tasks such as floor scrubbing and barn work.
|Similar||bootlicking, fawning, obsequious, slavelike, slavish, submissive, subservient, sycophantic, toadyish|
|2.||servile relating to or involving slaves or appropriate for slaves or servants|
|Samples||Brown's attempt at servile insurrection.|
The servile wars of Sicily.