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handshaker

[hand-shey-ker] /ˈhændˌʃeɪ kər/
noun
1.
a person who is or is required to be overtly or ostentatiously friendly:
Politicians are often incurable handshakers.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; handshake + -er1
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handshaker

noun

A person who characteristically gets on by being amiable, making friends, pleasing superiors, etc; glad-hander (1900+)


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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