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fawnnoun [C]

 us   /fɔn/

fawn noun [C] (DEER)

a young deer

fawnverb [I]

 us   /fɔn/

fawn verb [I] (PRAISE)

to give someone a lot of attention and praise in order to get that person’s approval: Big movie stars are fawned over by the waiters at the restaurant.
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