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Synonyms for bootlickingbootlick·ing

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  1. bootlicking, fawning, obsequious, sycophantic, toadyishadjective

    attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery

    Synonyms:
    obsequious, sycophantic, toadyish, fawning

    Antonyms:
    unservile, sincere, unsubmissive

  2. bootlicking, fawning, sycophantic, toadyishadjective

    attempting to win favor by flattery

    Synonyms:
    obsequious, sycophantic, toadyish, fawning

    Antonyms:
    unservile, unsubmissive, sincere

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How to use bootlicking in a sentence?

  1. Raneshwar Sing Kishan:

    Countrymen are saddened by bootlicking media who continue to spread fake news through its homepage and channel and praise politicians who insult national flag

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A person who has attained wealth/high position in an organization/a nation via sycophancy/bootlicking/dirty politics game will never neither care for name/fame nor ever feel shame no matter how much people abuse/criticize/blame him/her and going to remain self-obsessed/worthless/shameless as always.

  3. Raneshwar Sing Kishan:

    The fate and future of social media news channel is in deep darkness the way the atrocity has increased of Govt and the manner in which free journalists are being framed in false charges. Mainstream media is enjoying bootlicking.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A wealthy person who truly wants to know the worth of his words should share his thoughts/idea anonymously to the same group of people who liked it earlier thru his post name on social media. He will be shocked to see their true colour/character and almost all be of bootlicking nature.

  5. Raneshwar Sing Kishan:

    Bootlicking mainstream media is spreading wrong picture of the farmers protest and the foolish viewers are accepting it.

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