noun (plural yes-men)informal
A weak person who always agrees with their political leader or their superior at work.
- But anyone who believes he was a puppet or a yes-man has never had to meet his steely glare or attempt to win an argument with him.
- He has spent the last few years purging the army to assure its loyalty, stuffing it with boot-clicking yes-men.
- He accused the president of surrounding himself with yes-men, rewarding only sycophancy and punishing dissent.
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