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Word: sycophant

Definition: servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic

More Vocab Words

::: sinister - evil; ominous
::: figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
::: serenity - calmness; placidity; ADJ. serene
::: buxom - full-bosomed; plump; jolly
::: existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
::: malefactor - evildoer; criminal
::: engender - cause; produce; give rise to
::: venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
::: bane - posion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous
::: institution - instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage