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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Sycophantic, toadying.

Usage examples (5)
  • It looks, in fact, as though I was wrong--at least in the short term--about the "gnathonic media."
  • The anvil chorus of the gnathonic media and their coprophagic gossip columnists soi-disant "journalists" whose conservative exudates have imbrued the age with their...
  • "That Jack's is somewhat of a gnathonic and parasitic soul, or stomach, all Bideford apple-women know; but I suspect more than Deus Venter has brought him hither."
  • Abecedarian insult: "Sir, you are an apogenous, bovaristic, coprolalial, dasypygal, excerebrose, facinorous, gnathonic, hircine, ithyphallic, jumentous, kyphotic,... for more
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