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toad-eater

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Definition of toad-eater in English:

noun

archaic
A toady.
Example sentences
  • Lord Exbury's foppish elder son, his self-absorbed daughter, a local toad-eater, and a peasant couple are examples of the breadth of the play's dramatis personae.
  • A train of about twelve persons, consisting of her noble fellow-travellers, toad-eaters, physicians, secretaries, & c. & c. & c. followed.
  • It would be fair to assume that there wouldn't be much chance for advancement within a particular system dynamic for an accomplished toad-eater.

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