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English definition of “suck up to sb”

suck up to sb

very informal phrasal verb with suck     /sʌk/ verb
to try to make someone who is in authority like you by doing and saying things that will please themPraising insincerely or too eagerly
(Definition of suck up to sb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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