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Meaning of INGRATIATING

Pronunciation:  in'greyshee`eyting

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  calculated to please or gain favor; "a smooth ingratiating manner"
  2. [adj]  capable of winning favor; "with open arms and an ingratiating smile"
 

INGRATIATING is a 12 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: flattering, ingratiatory, pleasing
 

 

 

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 Related Terms: abject, adulatory, apple-polishing, backscratching, beggarly, bland, bootlicking, brown-nosing, buttery, cajoling, cowering, crawling, cringing, crouching, deferential, disarming, fair-spoken, fawning, fine-spoken, flattering, footlicking, fulsome, glib, groveling, hangdog, honey-mouthed, honey-tongued, insinuating, insinuative, mealymouthed, obeisant, obsequious, oily, oily-tongued, on bended knee, parasitic, prostrate, saccharine, servile, silken, silky, slimy, smarmy, smooth, smooth-spoken, smooth-tongued, smug, sniveling, soapy, soft-spoken, sponging, suave, suave-spoken, sugary, sycophantic, timeserving, toadeating, toadying, toadyish, truckling, unctuous, wheedling
 

 

 

 

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