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adulate

[ aj-uh-leyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF adulate

Synonyms for adulate

  • brown-nose
  • fawn
  • gush
  • praise
  • worship
  • apple polish
  • fall all over
  • kiss feet
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ADULATE

It is true, people are permitted to adulate slavery—so they are allowed to adulate kings, where kings reign.

She whom such songs were meant to adulate or win, frequently was the wife of the Troubadours lord.

WORD ORIGIN

1777, back-formation from adulation.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ADULATE

butter up

verbcharm someone with flattery
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