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"We've stopped toadyism in the House," said Stover virtuously.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON
Janetta's unselfish admiration for her friend was as simple as it was true, and it was never alloyed by envy or toadyism.
A TRUE FRIENDADELINE SERGEANT
His occasional smile ran through all the gamut of grins, from the smirk of conceit to the simper of toadyism.
They are taught to toady to those above, and to expect toadyism from those below them.
NOT GUILTYROBERT BLATCHFORD
Following her came her companion, Miss Strint, who had carried self-suppression and toadyism to the point of inspiration.
ADVENTURES OF BINDLEHERBERT GEORGE JENKINS
It is a species of toadyism that is invariably omitted from textbooks on the sublime art of sycophancy.
He always hated affectation and toadyism and liked sincerity and simplicity.
THE LIFE OF KING EDWARD VIIJ. CASTELL HOPKINS
This is a very happy illustration of vehicular toadyism, or of so-called "form," which is simian, rather than sensible.
RIDING AND DRIVINGEDWARD L. ANDERSON
Mere contempt for toadyism and flunkeyism was not at all times the prevailing motive with him which he supposed it to be.
One of the most pitiful cases of toadyism known to me was witnessed that very day in the foot-ball field.

WORDS RELATED TO TOADYISM

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sine dieadverb | [sahy-nee -dahy-ee, sin-ey-dee-ey; Latin si-ne -dee-e ]SEE DEFINITION