Synonyms of fawn in English

: fawn1fawn2

fawn1


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adjective

1‘a thick fawn carpet’

SYNONYMS

beige, yellowish-brown, pale brown, buff, sand, sandy, oatmeal, wheaten, biscuit, café au lait, camel, kasha, ecru, taupe, stone, stone-coloured, greige, greyish-brown, mushroom, putty

neutral, natural, naturelle


Synonyms of fawn in English

: fawn1fawn2

fawn2


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verb

1‘congressmen fawn over him whenever he comes to town’

SYNONYMS

be obsequious to, be sycophantic to, be servile to, curry favour with, pay court to, play up to, crawl to, creep to, ingratiate oneself with, dance attendance on, fall over oneself for, kowtow to, toady to, truckle to, bow and scrape before, grovel before, cringe before, abase oneself before

flatter, praise, sing the praises of, praise to the skies, praise to excess, eulogize

informal sweet-talk, soft-soap, brown-nose, suck up to, make up to, smarm around, be all over, fall all over, butter up, lick someone's boots, rub up the right way, lay it on thick, lay it on with a trowel

NZ Australian informal smoodge to

vulgar slang kiss someone's arse