表达 “bow and scrape” 用来表示某人过于礼貌或对他人表现出过分的关注或尊重。它常用来描述某个人在与重要人士交往时，“点头哈腰，过分谦恭” 的举动。
Look at him bowing and scraping to the bosses! He’s such a sucker I hope he doesn’t get promoted.
She thinks she’s so important now. She expects everyone to bow and scrape to her all day.
The hotel staff were really attentive, almost too attentive! In fact, I felt a bit uncomfortable as they bowed and scraped to us throughout our stay.