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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Excessive or insincere praise.

Usage examples (38)
  • "The greatest sign of flattery is imitation," O'Dowd says,
  • I do not say that in flattery, but believing it to be true.
  • Oh well. they say the highest form of flattery is impersonation.
  • Now that the blatant flattery is out of the way, on to nicknames. for more
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