Synonyms of fawning in English:

fawning


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adjective

1‘a circle of fawning civil servants’

SYNONYMS

obsequious, servile, sycophantic, flattering, ingratiating, unctuous, oleaginous, oily, toadyish, slavish, bowing and scraping, grovelling, abject, crawling, creeping, cringing, prostrate, Uriah Heepish

informal bootlicking, smarmy, slimy, sucky, soapy

North American informal brown-nosing

British vulgar slang arse-kissing, bum-sucking

North American vulgar slang kiss-ass, ass-kissing, suckholing

rare saponaceous