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Definition of the verb adulate
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verb - inflections: adulated | adulating | adulates
- flatter in an obsequious manner
Alternative definition of the verb adulate
- To flatter effusively
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by Louisa Pansegrouw
squash, trample flattened and having two edges ancipital flattened at poles oblate flattened fold pleat flattened part of oar blade flatten with machine bulldoze flatter adulate, beautify, blandish, cajole, caress, charm, coax, compliment, court, ...
adulate (ad'ü-lāt), v. t.; pret. and pp. adulated, ppr. adulating. [( L. adulatus, pp. of adulari, flatter, fawn upon as a dog, Kad, to, + "ilari, a word of undetermined origin, not found in ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
adulate (ad'u-lāt), v. t.; pret. and pp. adulated, # adulating. [( L. adulatus, pp. of adulari, atter, fawn upon as a dog, ( ad, to, + "illari, a word of undetermined origin, not found in the ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
adulate (ad'u-lat , v. t.; pret. and pp. adulated, ppr. adulating. [< L. adulatus, pp. of adulari, atter, fawn upon as a dog, < ad, to, + “Man, a word of undetermined origin, not found in the ...
2,856 Words You Must Know by Mark Phillips
adulate (AJ-ә-lāt) vb. To adulate someone is to show excessive devotion to him or to excessively admire ...
by Jana Ranson
abdicate, abnegate, abrogate, acclimate, acetate, adequate, adulate, adumbrate, advocate, aggravate, agitate, allocate, altercate, ...
The Narcissism Bible by Sam Vaknin
and to regulate the Narcissistic Supply of the narcissist during dry spells - to adulate, adore, admire, agree, provide attention and approval, and, generally, serve as an audience to him. The staff (or should we say ...
by Martin H. Manser
drifting adroit skilful adulation excessive flattery adulate adulating adulator adulatory adult fully-developed and mature person adulthood adulterate to make impure by adding something inferior adulterant adulterating adulteration adulterator ...
A Political Dictionary (1795)
by Charles Pigott
Too long have geniusand talcnts been , prostituted at the sootstool os power, to adulate the crimes of iCONQUERORS and Kmcs. A brighter example is due. Let us bestow the , meed. os Fame. Let us strew choicest slowers o'er the tombs of, ...
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The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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