One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘an ambitious and dauntless woman who truckled to no man’
kowtow, submit, defer, yield, bend the knee, bow and scrape, make up, be obsequious, pander, toady, prostrate oneself, grovel
fawn on, dance attendance on, curry favour with, ingratiate oneself with, abase oneself before
informal suck up, crawl, lick someone's boots, brown-nose
NZ Australian informal smoodge
vulgar slang kiss someone's arse, lick someone's arse
defy, stand up to
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