Shakespeare was a sycophant, a flunkey if you will, but nothing worse.
At the same moment a flunkey in chocolate and cream approached him.
I was just entering Rasputin's room at the palace when a flunkey told me the news.
Your dream and rest is over; for are you not the general's flunkey?
The ancient wig of the judge is often indistinguishable from the old wig of the flunkey.