What Is the Antonym to Sycophant?


A sycophant is a person who uses sweet talk to win favour from individuals who bear great influence on particular things in society. The terms toady, self-seeking, sycophant, servile flatterer and fawning parasite are used interchangeably.
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sycophants are a type of parasite. A self serving flatterer. A bootlicker.
N. A servile self-seeker who attempts to win favor by flattering influential people.
sycophancy: fawning obsequiousness
A sycophant is one who flatter people who are more important and powerful than they are in order to gain advantage for himself. It is used showing disapproval. ex. A dictator surrounded
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[sik-uh-fuhnt, -fant, sahy-kuh-]
a self-seeking, servile flatterer; fawning parasite.
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