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synonyms for kiss-ass

  • apple-polisher
  • ass-kisser
  • backscratcher
  • backslapper
  • bootlicker
  • brownnose
  • doter
  • fawner
  • flatterer
  • flunky
  • kowtower
  • lackey
  • minion
  • teacher's pet
  • yes-man
  • yes-person
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How to use kiss-ass in a sentence

She embraced Otteline; and gave him her hand to kiss, with repeated expressions of future confidence in the husband of her friend.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib: but Israel hath not known me, and my people hath not understood.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
On the impulse he embraced her, and in the darkness found her lips, and the kiss was like a soul touch.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
One more kiss at the carriage-window and the train started, for even Italian trains must start at last.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
And thy oxen, and the ass colts that till the ground, shall eat mingled provender as it was winnowed in the floor.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Blessed are ye that sow upon all waters, sending thither the foot of the ox and the ass.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He longed for death with a full and yearning desire, and he could kiss the hand that would be merciful and give the fatal blow.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Leo II, pope, died; an able and resolute pontiff; established the kiss of peace at the mass, and the use of holy water.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
If there were any way of cutting off to-morrow—all the to-morrows—with the danger they hold for us—I would kiss you.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
He looked at her throat, and sighed, seemed to hesitate, and then bent suddenly down as if he were going to kiss it.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KISS-ASS

  • apple-polisher
  • ass-kisser
  • backscratcher
  • backslapper
  • bootlicker
  • brownnose
  • doter
  • fawner
  • flatterer
  • flunky
  • kiss-ass
  • kowtower
  • lackey
  • minion
  • teacher's pet
  • yes-man
  • yes-person
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.