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fawning

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

1 fawning

Attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery.

synoniemen: bootlicking, obsequious, sycophantic, toadyish.

Roget 886: servile, obsequious; supple, supple as a glove; soapy, oily, pliant, cringing, abased, dough-faced, fawning, slavish, groveling, sniveling, ... meer laten zien



2 fawning

Attempting to win favor by flattery.

synoniemen: bootlicking, sycophantic, toadyish.


zelfstandig naamwoord

Roget 933: flattery, adulation, gloze; blandishment, blandiloquence; cajolery; fawning, wheedling etc. v.; captation, coquetry, obsequiousness, sycophancy, ... meer laten zien

Roget 886: servility; slavery etc. (subjection) 749; obsequiousness etc. adj.; subserviency; abasement; prostration, prosternation; genuflection ... meer laten zien

Moby betekeniswoordenboek: abject, adulation, adulatory, apple-polishing, ass-kissing, backscratching, beggarly, bland, blandishing, blandishment, blarney, blarneying, bootlicking, brown-nosing, bunkum, buttery, cajolement, cajolery, cajoling, compliant ... meer laten zien.

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fawn

zelfstandig naamwoord

1 fawn

A color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color.

synoniemen: dun, grayish brown, greyish brown.

2 fawn

A young deer.

Nederlands: hertenjong, reebruin, hertejong, hindekalf
Pools: sarniÄ…tko, sarniÄ™

werkwoord

1 fawn

Show submission or fear.

synoniemen: cower, crawl, creep, cringe, grovel.

Roget 886: cringe, bow, stoop, kneel, bend the knee; fall on one's knees, prostrate oneself; worship etc. 990.    sneak, crawl, crouch, cower, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: kruipen

2 fawn

Try to gain favor by cringing or flattering.

synoniemen: bootlick, kotow, kowtow, suck up, toady, truckle.

Nederlands: lijmen

3 fawn

Have fawns.


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: Cape elk, Virginia deer, abase, antelope, apple-polish, be confined, bear, bear a child, bear young, beige, bend the knee, birdling, blandish, bootlick, bow, bow and scrape, brown, brownish, brownish-yellow, brunet ... meer laten zien.

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