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ingratiate
used in Franny and Zooey

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Definition gain favor with somebody by deliberate efforts
  • For absolutely no reason except to ingratiate himself and show off his hot little Ivy League intellect.
    2.2 -- Zooey - Part 2 (58% in)

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