Definitions for sycophancyˈsɪk ə fən si, -ˌfæn-, ˈsaɪ kə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sycophancy(noun)

    fawning obsequiousness

Wiktionary

  1. sycophancy(Noun)

    The fawning behavior of a sycophant; servile flattery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sycophancy(noun)

    the character or characteristic of a sycophant

  2. Sycophancy(noun)

    false accusation; calumniation; talebearing

  3. Sycophancy(noun)

    obsequious flattery; servility

  4. Origin: [Cf. L. sycophantia deceit, Gr. false accusation.]

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  1. Sycophancy

    Sycophancy is obsequious flattery.


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