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to brown-nose sb.; to suck up to sb.; to kiss up to sb. [Am.]; to curry favour [Br.] / favor [Am.] with sb. [coll.] sich bei jdm. einschmeicheln; sich bei jdm. einschleimen {vr} [ugs.]

brown-nosing; sucking up; kissing up; currying favour / favor sich einschmeichelnd; sich einschleimend

brown-nosed; sucked up; kissed up; curried favour / favor sich eingeschmeichelt; sich eingeschleimt

brown-noser; brown-nose; toady; fawner; groveller [Br.]; groveler [Am.]; kowtower; truckler; sycophant; lickspittle; bootlicker; creep [Br.]; slimy git [Br.]; apple-polisher [Am.]; suck-up [Am.] (obsequious person) [listen] Einschleimer {m}; Schleimer {m}; Kriecher {m}; Speichellecker {m}; Stiefellecker {m} [veraltend]; Schlieferl {n} [Bayr.] [s.] [pej.]

brown-nosers; brown-noses; toadies; fawners; grovellers; grovelers; kowtowers; trucklers; sycophants; lickspittles; bootlickers; creeps; slimy gits; apple-polishers; suck-ups [listen] Einschleimer {pl}; Schleimer {pl}; Kriecher {pl}; Speichellecker {pl}; Stiefellecker {pl}; Schlieferl {pl}
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