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deference
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Pygmalion
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  • He gets out of her way deferentially and apologizes.
  • DOOLITTLE [softening his manner in deference to her sex] That’s the tragedy of it, ma’am.

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  • They changed their strategy in deference to the President’s wishes.
  • Out of deference for the Hindu visitors, they did not serve beef.

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