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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flatterer, adulatornoun

    a person who uses flattery

    Synonyms:
    adulator

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flatterernoun

    Synonyms:
    sycophant, fawner, parasite, wheedler, toady, flunkey, spaniel, lick-spittle, pick-thank, toad-eater

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flatterernoun

    Synonyms:
    wheedler, sycophant, toady, pickthank, flunky, jenkins, adulator, blandisher

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  1. Saadi Shirazi:

    Heed not the flatterer?s fulsome talk, He from thee hopes some trifle to obtain; Thou wilt, shouldst thou his wishes baulk, Ten hundred times as much of censure gain.

  2. Walter Raleigh:

    But it is hard to know them from friends, they are so obsequious and full of protestations; for a wolf resembles a dog, so doth a flatterer a friend.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self.

  4. Cosino DeGregrio:

    Beware the flatterer: he feeds you with an empty spoon.

  5. Francis Quarles:

    Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend rather than the gloss of a sweet lipped flatterer; there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness.


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