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Synonyms of fawning in English:


  • 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
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