Definition of flatterer in English:


Line breaks: flat|ter¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈflat(ə)rə(r)


A person who lavishes praise, often insincerely; a sycophant: he is not allowing flatterers to deceive him
More example sentences
  • Your closest retainers and flatterers have never led you astray before and they will not fail you now.
  • The crowd's loud cheers and shouts of applause were typical of the flatterer, excessive and insincere.
  • Artists are mainly flatterers when it comes to the portrait.
North American informal suck-up, brown-nose
British vulgar slang arse-licker, arse-kisser
formal encomiast
archaic toad-eater

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