Definitions for toadyˈtoʊ di
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(n.)an obsequious flatterer; sycophant.
(v.i.)to be a toady.
Origin of toady:
1820–30; toad (eater ) + -y2
sycophant, toady, crawler, lackey, ass-kisser(verb)
a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
fawn, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, kotow, suck up(verb)
try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
"He is always kowtowing to his boss"
A sycophant who flatters others to gain personal advantage.
To behave like a toady (to someone).
a mean flatterer; a toadeater; a sycophant
a coarse, rustic woman
to fawn upon with mean sycophancy