A person who gives a servile display of exaggerated flattery or affection: the consummate fawner was able to sway a president with false deference
More example sentences
- He will be remembered for starring in a series of urban myths fuelled by celebrity fawners which painted him as some anarchic anti-hero.
- Hubris no doubt swam through the potentate's soul as the quivering fawners cried, "The voice of a God and not of a man!"
- Money is what separates the fans friom the fawners.
Definition of fawner in:
- The US English dictionary