fawner

  • 1 Fawner — Fawn er, n. One who fawns; a sycophant. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 fawner — noun see fawn I …

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  • 3 fawner — See fawn1. * * * …

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  • 4 fawner — noun One who fawns; a sycophant …

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  • 5 fawner — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. toady, flatterer, parasite, brown nose*; see sycophant …

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  • 6 fawner — n. flatterer, groveler …

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  • 7 fawner — n toady, toadeater, sycophant, flatterer, fawning flatterer, truckler, tufthunter, courtier, wheedler, puffer, backslapper, backscratcher, time server, Inf. apple polisher, Sl. brown nose, Sl. brown noser, Sl. brownie, Obs., Rare. blander,… …

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  • 8 fawner — noun someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self respect • Syn: ↑apple polisher, ↑bootlicker, ↑groveller, ↑groveler, ↑truckler • Derivationally related forms: ↑truckle ( …

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  • 9 sycophant — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. parasite, toady, bootlicker, lickspittle, flatterer, fawner, truckler. See servility, flattery. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. parasite, leech, toady, flatterer, fawner, hanger on, toadeater, tufthunter,… …

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  • 10 toady — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. fawner, sycophant, truckler, bootlicker (inf.). See servility, flattery. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. parasite, flatterer, fawner; see sycophant . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) I n. sycophant, flatterer,… …

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  • 11 apple polisher — noun someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self respect • Syn: ↑bootlicker, ↑fawner, ↑groveller, ↑groveler, ↑truckler • Derivationally related forms: ↑truckle (for …

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  • 12 groveler — noun someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self respect • Syn: ↑apple polisher, ↑bootlicker, ↑fawner, ↑groveller, ↑truckler • Derivationally related forms: ↑truckle ( …

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  • 13 groveller — noun someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self respect • Syn: ↑apple polisher, ↑bootlicker, ↑fawner, ↑groveler, ↑truckler • Derivationally related forms: ↑truckle ( …

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  • 14 truckler — noun someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self respect • Syn: ↑apple polisher, ↑bootlicker, ↑fawner, ↑groveller, ↑groveler • Derivationally related forms: ↑truckle, ↑grovel …

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  • 15 bootlicker — ootlicker n. someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as he had no self respect. Syn: apple polisher, bootlick, fawner, groveller, truckler, ass kisser, toady. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 16 Cringeling — Cringe ling, n. One who cringes meanly; a fawner. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Ducker — Duck er, n. 1. One who, or that which, ducks; a plunger; a diver. [1913 Webster] 2. A cringing, servile person; a fawner. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Footlicker — Foot lick er, n. A sycophant; a fawner; a toady. Cf. {Bootlick}. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 fawn — I. intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English faunen, from Old English fagnian to rejoice, from fægen, fagan glad more at fain Date: 13th century 1. to show affection used especially of a dog 2. to court favor by a cringing or flattering manner… …

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  • 20 Alexandr Griboyedov — Alexander Sergeyevich Griboyedov ( ru. Александр Сергеевич Грибоедов, alternative transcription: Griboedov) (January 15, 1795 – February 11, 1829) was a Russian diplomat, playwright, and composer. He is recognized as homo unius libri , a writer… …

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