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Synonyms for toady
ˈtoʊ ditoad·y

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sycophant, toady, crawler, lackey, ass-kisserverb

    a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage

    Synonyms:
    flunkey, crawler, ass-kisser, earthworm, nightcrawler, creeper, red worm, fishing worm, sycophant, flunky, lackey, nightwalker, angleworm, fishworm, wiggler, dew worm

  2. fawn, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, kotow, suck upverb

    try to gain favor by cringing or flattering

    "He is always kowtowing to his boss"

    Synonyms:
    soak up, sidle up, cower, cotton up, sop up, bootlick, fawn, cozy up, imbibe, crawl, draw, grovel, shine up, absorb, cringe, take up, truckle, kowtow, take in, suck, play up, kotow, scrape, creep, genuflect, suck up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. toadynoun

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial and Low.] sycophant, TOAD-EATER

  2. toadyverb

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial and Low.] flatter, fawn upon

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. toadynoun

    Synonyms:
    sycophant, toad-eater, flatterer, fawner

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How to use toady in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    It does not surprise so much when someone pretends to be nice on social media, as much when that post starts getting support in big size from netizens despite they knowing it is all lies. Even more so, when host thanks on each flattering comment in spite of the fact that he could realize that supporters are actually toady in disguise.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A person on speaking really & regularly the harsh truths and facts of life does not lose the company of own reliable friends or buddy, but only of those people who are actually parasites,frienemies and toady.


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