face-flatterer love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who compliments another grossly and to his face.

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Examples

  • 19, “And meddle not with such as flatter with their mouth,” as indeed commonly they who reproach the absent, flatter the present; a backbiter is a face-flatterer.

    The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

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