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Word: sycophant

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


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::: provincial - pertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
::: aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
::: regatta - boat or yacht race
::: glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
::: smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
::: sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
::: interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
::: ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
::: grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
::: iota - very small quantity