VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

IV. MORAL AFFECTIONS

2. Moral sentiments

Flatterer.

[Nouns] flatterer, adulator; eulogist, euphemist; optimist, encomiast, laudator, whitewasher.

toady, toadeater; sycophant, courtier, Sir Pertinax MacSycophant; flaneur, proneur; puffer, touter, claqueur; clawback, earwig, doer of dirty work; parasite, hanger-on (servility) [more].

[Phrases] pessimum genus inimicorum laudantes [Tacitus].

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