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used in Oryx and Crake

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a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage;
or: try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
  • He compiled lists of old words too — words of a precision and suggestiveness that no longer had a meaningful application in today's world, or toady's world, as Jimmy sometimes deliberately misspelled it on his term papers.
    p. 195.6

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