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Meaning of “flattery” - Learner’s Dictionary

flattery

noun [U]     /ˈflætəri/
nice things that you say to someone, often because you want something from that personPraising insincerely or too eagerly
Translations of “flattery”
in Korean 아첨…
in Arabic تَمَلُّق…
in Portuguese bajulação…
in Catalan adulació, afalacs…
in Japanese お世辞…
in Italian lusinga, adulazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奉承,討好,恭維…
in Russian лесть…
in Turkish övgü, pohpohlama, dalkavukluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奉承,讨好,恭维…
in Polish pochlebstwa…
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