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English definition of “curry”

curry

verb (TRY TO PLEASE)    /ˈkʌr.i/ US  /ˈkɝː-/
curry favour disapproving to praise someone, especially someone in authority , in a way that is not sincere , in order to get some advantage for yourself: He's always trying to curry favour with the boss .Praising insincerely or too eagerly
(Definition of curry verb (TRY TO PLEASE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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