Word of the Day: January 14, 2019


Definition: (verb) Try to gain favor by cringing or flattering.
Synonyms: bootlick, toady, truckle, fawn, suck up
Usage: Josh was next in line for a promotion, but he refused to kowtow to his superiors, and they ultimately chose the suck-up who sat in the cubicle to his right. Discuss.


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