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fawn
used in Treasure Island

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Definition
showing excessive flattery or affection
  • As soon as I was back again he returned to his former manner, half fawning, half sneering, patted me on the shoulder, told me I was a good boy and he had taken quite a fancy to me.
    Chapter 2 — Black Dog Appears and Disappears (30% in)
fawning = showing excessive flattery or affection
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