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flunkey

[fluhng-kee] /ˈflʌŋ ki/
noun, plural flunkeys.
1.
Related forms
flunkeyism, noun
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flunky

/ˈflʌŋkɪ/
noun (pl) flunkies, flunkeys
1.
a servile or fawning person
2.
a person who performs menial tasks
3.
generally (derogatory) a manservant in livery
Word Origin
C18: of unknown origin
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