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fawn
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
showing excessive flattery or affection
  • Characteristically, they fawned on those close to teacher's heart.
    Chapter 19 (16% in)
  • Yes, they fawned on her when she spoke to them and glowered at her when her back was turned.
    Chapter 21 (69% in)

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