flattering

[ flat-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF flattering

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLATTERING

She was bending forward, smiling, flattering her escort with the adoration of her eyes.

Europe may enslave Asia, because it is flattering: but Europe must not free Asia, because that is responsible.

Oh, counshillor, now, if you wouldn't be flattering a wake woman.

The reception of the news by the other evening papers was most flattering.

I take it as the reverse of flattering to be supposed that I have any liking for such a ninny as you are.

Each number is flattering as a lover's tale; every article an eloge.

Blanche's friend regarded him with unconcealed and flattering approval.

Never was seen testimony of love so universal or so flattering.

Flattering remarks were showered on this colossus from all sides.

Muche thereupon adopted a flattering tone like a born cajoler.

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