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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Flatter with the intention of getting something.

Usage examples (32)
  • Judd probably deleted your post because it was pure brown-nose.
  • WALLACE: So we can't kind of, you know, brown-nose for the next four days.
  • Oh, yeah, and if my dad liked me as much as the neighbor kid who's a 'brown-nose' ....
  • Peter Lawford's married to one of Jack's sisters, and he's Frank's brown-nose contact. for more
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