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- verb To
- verb idiomatic To
adulateor flattersomebody excessively, generally to obtain some personal benefitor favour.
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- verb try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
- verb ingratiate oneself to; often with insincere behavior
- verb take in, also metaphorically
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