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fawn on/upon sb

verb uk phrasal verb with fawn   /fɔːn/ us    /fɑːn/
If an animal such as a dog fawns on/upon you, it is very friendly towards you and rubs itself against you.
Translations of “fawn on/upon sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物)討好(某人),向(某人)搖尾乞憐…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物)讨好(某人),向(某人)摇尾乞怜…
(Definition of fawn on/upon sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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