Tagtail Tag"tail`, n. 1. A worm which has its tail conspicuously colored. [1913 Webster]

2. A person who attaches himself to another against the will of the latter; a hanger-on. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • appendage — Synonyms and related words: accession, accessories, accessory, accident, accidental, accompaniment, addenda, addendum, additament, addition, additive, additory, additum, adherent, adjunct, adjuvant, annex, annexation, appanage, appanages,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • attendant — Synonyms and related words: Ganymede, Hebe, X ray technician, accessible, accessory, accompanier, accompanist, accompanying, accompanyist, acolyte, adherent, adjunct, adjutant, after, agent, aid, aide, aide de camp, aider, air warden, airline… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • buff — Synonyms and related words: Leatherette, Leatheroid, Maecenas, abettor, adherent, admirer, advocate, aficionado, amateur, angel, apologist, appendage, applauder, appreciator, attendant, attender, audience, aureate, auric, authority, backer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • courtier — Synonyms and related words: adherent, adulator, appendage, apple polisher, ass licker, attendant, backscratcher, backslapper, blarneyer, bootlick, bootlicker, brown nose, brownie, buff, cajoler, cavaliere servente, clawback, creature, cringer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dependent — Synonyms and related words: accessory, addicted, addicted to, adherent, ancillary, appendage, appurtenant, at issue, attendant, based on, boxed in, buff, cascading, cavaliere servente, charge, childlike, circumscribed, circumscribed by, client,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disciple — Synonyms and related words: Ambrose of Milan, Athanasius, Barnabas, Basil, Christian, Clement of Alexandria, Clement of Rome, Cyprian of Carthage, Cyril of Jerusalem, God fearing man, Gregory of Nyssa, Hermas, Ignatius, Irenaeus, Jerome, John,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fan — Synonyms and related words: Maecenas, V, abettor, adherent, admirer, advocate, aerate, aerator, aficionado, agitate, air, air conditioner, air cooler, air filter, air out, air passage, air condition, air cool, airify, airscrew, amateur, angel,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flunky — Synonyms and related words: adherent, appendage, apple polisher, ass licker, attendant, backscratcher, backslapper, blue collar worker, bootlick, bootlicker, breadwinner, brown nose, brownie, buff, casual, casual laborer, cavaliere servente,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • follower — Synonyms and related words: Christian, God fearing man, accepter, addict, adherent, adherents, admirer, adorer, advocate, aficionado, amateur, amorist, apostle, appendage, apprentice, attendance, attendant, believer, body of retainers, bodyguard …   Moby Thesaurus

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