egg-sucker(redirected from an egg-sucker)
noun Someone who seeks out the approval, attention, and/or support of others, especially superiors, through abject subservience, flattery, or fawning. Tim is such an obvious egg-sucker, always complementing the boss on her ideas and saying yes to anything she suggests.
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n. a flatterer; a sycophant. The guy is a chronic egg-sucker. Ignore him.
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