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synonyms for toadying

  • charming
  • disarming
  • smarmy
  • crawling
  • flattering
  • humble
  • insinuating
  • serving
  • deferential
  • obsequious
  • saccharine
  • silken
  • soft
  • sycophantic
  • unctuous

antonyms for toadying

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  • deterring
  • disgusting
  • repellent
    • disgusting
    • repellent
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        How to use toadying in a sentence

        Prominent among them were Bull and his toadying little friend, Baby Edwards.
        A CADET'S HONORUPTON SINCLAIR
        Bull Harris smiled benignly upon his toadying echo, while the rest of the gang nodded approvingly.
        A CADET'S HONORUPTON SINCLAIR
        The toadying beast is even trying to curry favour by saying that your copyhold is for life only, and that your fine is uncertain.
        THE AGRARIAN PROBLEM IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURYRICHARD HENRY TAWNEY
        The biggest thing I've had against him was not his knifing me but his apparent toadying to the rich and influential.
        RED PEPPER'S PATIENTSGRACE S. RICHMOND
        Snobbism is not confined to the toadying of the rich, but is quite as often displayed in the toadying of the poor.
        CHARACTERSAMUEL SMILES
        He was a good deal of a sneak and continually toadying to those bigger than himself.
        THE PUTNAM HALL ENCAMPMENTARTHUR M. WINFIELD
        You know what a sneak Jack is, always toadying around that bully Nixon.
        THE MOTOR BOYSCLARENCE YOUNG
        "It is worth lots of toadying," declared De Vere, emphatically.
        LANCASTER'S CHOICEMRS. ALEX. MCVEIGH MILLER
        What looked like toadying was only profound deference for himself.
        THE MISSOURIANEUGENE P. (EUGENE PERCY) LYLE
        There is always to be found men who swell their importance by toadying men of character and eminence.
        THE MEMORIES OF FIFTY YEARSWILLIAM H. SPARKS
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