One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he wrote back to Lewis in adulatory terms’
flattering, complimentary, highly favourable, commendatory, enthusiastic, glowing, appreciative, praising, worshipping, worshipful, reverential, lionizing, blandishing, acclamatory, rhapsodic, eulogistic, laudatory, fulsome
honeyed, sugary, saccharine, cloying
nauseating, ingratiating, obsequious, unctuous, sycophantic, servile, fawning
informal bootlicking, smarmy, rave
rare encomiastic, encomiastical
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