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used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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excessively eager to flatter or serve
  • The elaborate character of the frame had made the picture extremely bulky, and now and then, in spite of the obsequious protests of Mr. Ashton, who had a true tradesman's dislike of seeing a gentleman doing anything useful, Dorian put his hand to it so as to help them.
    Chapter 8 (44% in)
obsequious = excessively eager to serve
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