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sycophant

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  • nounperson who caters to another
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Synonyms for sycophant

noun person who caters to another
  • groupie
  • lackey
  • adulator
  • backscratcher
  • backslapper
  • bootlicker
  • doormat
  • fan
  • fawner
  • flatterer
  • flunky
  • groveler
  • hanger-on
  • minion
  • parasite
  • politician
  • puppet
  • slave
  • brownnoser
  • handshaker

More words related to sycophant

apple polisher

noun. yes person
  • ass-kisser
  • bootlicker
  • brownnose
  • fawner
  • flatterer
  • flunky
  • groveler
  • lackey
  • lickspittle
  • sycophant
  • toady
  • truckler
  • yes man
  • yes woman

fawning

adjective. deferential, groveling
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