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flattery

US [ˈflætəri]
UK ['flætəri]
  • n.奉承;恭维;阿谀;讨好
  • Web谄媚;恭维话;巴结
Plural Form:flatteries  
flattery
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n.
1.
奉承;阿谀;讨好;恭维praise that is not sincere, especially in order to obtain sth from sb
You're too intelligent to fall for his flattery.
你很聪明,不会受他的阿谀奉承所惑。
IDM
flattery will get you everywhere/nowhere
(informal)
阿谀奉承将会使你如愿以偿(或无济于事)praise that is not sincere will/will not get you what you want

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