Sycophantism
Sycophantism Syc"o*phant*ism, n. Sycophancy. [1913 Webster]

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  • sycophantism — syco·phant·ism …   English syllables

  • sycophantism — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ fənˌtizəm, ˌfan , ˌfaan noun ( s) : sycophancy …   Useful english dictionary

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