Share this entry

fawning

Synonyms of fawning in English:

adjective

  • a circle of fawning civil servants
    obsequious, servile, sycophantic, flattering, ingratiating, unctuous, oleaginous, oily, toadyish, slavish, bowing and scraping, grovelling, abject, crawling, creeping, cringing, prostrate, Uriah Heepish
    North American informal brown-nosing
    British vulgar slang arse-kissing, bum-sucking
    North American vulgar slang kiss-ass, ass-kissing, suckholing
  • Share this entry
     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.