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ass-kissing

[as-kis-ing] /ˈæsˌkɪs ɪŋ/
noun, Slang: Vulgar.
1.
the practice or an instance of attempting to curry favor by the excessive use of compliments, praise, or the like.
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ass-kisser, noun
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ass-kisser

noun

(Variations: licker or sucker may replace kisser) A person who flatters and serves obsequiously to gain favor with a superior; sycophant; ak, brown-nose, yes-man


ass-kissing

noun

Flattery; currying favor with superiors; brown-nosing: It's a short step from lip service to ass-kissing


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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