Synonyms of play up to in English:

play up to


See definition of play up to

phrase

1‘he's been playing up to her the whole time’

SYNONYMS

ingratiate oneself with, seek the favour of, try to get on the good side of, curry favour with, court, fawn on, fawn over, make up to, keep someone sweet, toady to, crawl to, grovel to, pander to, be obsequious towards, truckle to, flatter

informal soft-soap, suck up to, butter up, be all over, lick someone's boots, brown-nose

vulgar slang kiss someone's arse, lick someone's arse