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toady
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage;
or: try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
  • She knew that Princess Varvara had passed her whole life toadying on her rich relations, but that she should now be sponging on Vronsky, a man who was nothing to her, mortified Dolly on account of her kinship with her husband.
    Part Six (51% in)

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