adulator

Definitions of adulator
  1. noun
    a person who uses flattery
    synonyms: flatterer
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    types:
    crawler, lackey, sycophant, toady
    a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
    apple polisher, bootlicker, fawner, groveler, groveller, truckler
    someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self-respect
    goody-goody
    a person who behaves extremely well in order to please a superior
    type of:
    follower
    a person who accepts the leadership of another
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