to curry favor; behave obsequiously.
to seek favors from (a person) in an obsequious manner; fawn over.
Also, brown-noser. a toady; sycophant.
to be abjectly subservient (to); curry favour (with)
an abjectly subservient person; sycophant
the elimination of some or reduction of all electric lights of a city, especially as a precaution against attack in time of war. any curtailment of electric power, as by a severe storm. noun (mainly US) a dimming or reduction in the use of electric lights in a city, esp to conserve electric power or […]
a seaport in S Texas, near the mouth of the Rio Grande. Contemporary Examples Bloomberg’s Big Win? New York’s Largest Gun Raid Ever Eliza Shapiro August 19, 2013 How I Went From Prep School to Prison John Forté February 16, 2009 Historical Examples Reports of the Committee on the Conduct of the War United States […]
a dark tertiary color with a yellowish or reddish hue. Offensive. a person whose skin has a light- or dark-brown pigmentation. of the color brown. (of animals) having skin, fur, hair, or feathers of that color. sunburned or tanned. Often Offensive. (of human beings) having the skin naturally pigmented a brown color. to make or […]
to eat, nibble at, or feed on (leaves, tender shoots, or other soft vegetation). to graze; pasture on. to look through or glance at casually: He’s browsing the shelves for something to read. to feed on or nibble at foliage, lichen, berries, etc. to graze. to glance at random through a book, magazine, etc. to […]