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Synonyms for obsequious
əbˈsi kwi əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bootlicking, fawning, obsequious, sycophantic, toadyish(adj)

    attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery

    Synonyms:
    sycophantic, toadyish, fawning, bootlicking

    Antonyms:
    unsubmissive, unservile, sincere

  2. obsequious(adj)

    attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner

    "obsequious shop assistants"

    Synonyms:
    sycophantic, toadyish, bootlicking, fawning

    Antonyms:
    sincere, unsubmissive, unservile

Wiktionary

  1. obsequious(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    servile, ingratiating, truckling, fawning, sycophantic, kiss-ass, slavish, people pleaser

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. obsequious

    Synonyms:
    submissive, servile, deferential, cringing, sycophantic, flattering

    Antonyms:
    insubmissive, independent, arrogant, self assertive, impudent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. obsequious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fawning, sycophantic, cringing, servile, slavish, supple, meanly submissive

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#33864flattering
#81901servile
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#100376cringing
#111501obsequious
#112431slavish
#173841sycophantic
#184450ingratiating
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