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See definition of ingratiatingly on Dictionary.com
  • as inobsequiously
  • as inpolitely

synonyms for ingratiatingly

  • subserviently
  • abjectly
  • dutifully
  • fawningly
  • grovelingly
  • obediently
  • slavishly
  • sycophantically
  • kindly
  • cordially
  • gently
  • respectfully
  • courteously
  • agreeably
  • gracefully
  • graciously
  • amiably
  • attentively
  • tactfully
  • affably
  • benignantly
  • charmingly
  • civilly
  • compassionately
  • concernedly
  • considerately
  • elegantly
  • gallantly
  • kindheartedly
  • sociably
  • solicitously
  • urbanely
  • winningly
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How to use ingratiatingly in a sentence

The steward looked about ingratiatingly, then he turned toward the door.
THE GHOST BREAKERCHARLES GODDARD
"Jest the lawyer, Newt," interpolated Red Newton ingratiatingly.
THE CODE OF THE MOUNTAINSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
She smiled ingratiatingly, and Dita was bound to admit that never had she appeared more attractive.
THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
“Me keep filst watch, mastel, same as last night,” he remarked ingratiatingly.
A CHINESE COMMANDHARRY COLLINGWOOD
"Good; I am delighted to learn this," Herman said, very much pleased with Millar, who now spoke pleasantly and ingratiatingly.
THE DEVILJOSEPH O'BRIEN
She went swiftly to Monck with the words and leaned ingratiatingly against him.
THE LAMP IN THE DESERTETHEL M. DELL
Cornish tried hard to make himself agreeable, not ingratiatingly but good-naturedly.
MISS LULU BETTZONA GALE
He bent forward and held out his heavy hands, palms up, ingratiatingly.
THE SECRET OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
"I've never praised you half enough for your work on that job," said the judge ingratiatingly.
THE OPENED SHUTTERSCLARA LOUISE BURNHAM
"Yes'm," he answered, shifting his weight from one foot to the other and smiling ingratiatingly.
THE SHADOWMARY WHITE OVINGTON
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WORDS RELATED TO INGRATIATINGLY

  • abjectly
  • dutifully
  • fawningly
  • grovelingly
  • ingratiatingly
  • obediently
  • slavishly
  • subserviently
  • sycophantically
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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