to seek the favor or goodwill of in a servile, degraded way; toady to.
to be a toady.
Boy Scouts in Glacier Park Walter Prichard Eaton
(informal) to seek favour by servile or ingratiating behaviour towards (someone, esp someone in authority); toady
noun (informal) unofficial bonuses in the form of illegal cash payments made by a professional sports club to its players Historical Examples The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3) Alexander Wheelock Thayer
see: kick out Historical Examples Animal Proteins Hugh Garner Bennett Combed Out Fritz August Voigt The Forerunners Romain Rolland
boot someone out