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servile
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
submissive — typically excessively so (so submissive or eager to serve and please that one seems to have no self-respect)

or:

relating to the work that requires obeying demeaning commands

or:

slave-like or relating to slaves
  • Abashed glances of servile wonder were exchanged by the sailors, as this was said; and with fascinated eyes they awaited whatever magic might follow.
    Chapters 124-126 -- The Needle; The Log and Line; The Life-Buoy (26% in)
servile = completely submissive
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