in homage to

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in homage to

:as a sign of respect for
  • People bowed in homage to the king as he passed by.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : a feudal ceremony by which a man acknowledges himself the vassal of a lord

  2. : the relationship between a feudal lord and his vassal

  3. : an act done or payment made in meeting the obligations due from a vassal to a feudal lord


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