the practice or an instance of attempting to curry favor by the excessive use of compliments, praise, or the like.
(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
Flattery; currying favor with superiors; brown-nosing: It’s a short step from lip service to ass-kissing
ass-licking noun Flattery; currying favor with superiors; brown-nosing: It’s a short step from lip service to ass-kissing
ass-wipe noun Toilet paper or something similarly used diot, fool; asshole
Hafez al [hah-fez el] /hɑˈfɛz ɛl/ (Show IPA), 1928?–2000, Syrian military and political leader: president from 1971. Contemporary Examples Rather than getting directly involved in the conflict, the United States has concentrated on the day after Assad falls. Back the Syrian Rebels. But Don’t Intervene P.J. Crowley December 3, 2012 One day apart, North Korea […]
. the slender javelin or spear of the Bantu-speaking people of southern Africa. a southern African tree, Curtisia dentata, of the dogwood family, from whose wood such spears are made. to pierce with an assegai. Historical Examples Jerry referred to a wound which an assagai aimed at his heart had that day inflicted on his […]