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vulgar A person who flatters, fawns over, or eagerly agrees with others, especially people of higher authority, as a means of currying favor. (Also spelled "lickarse.") Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. It's no wonder a lick-arse like you is the teacher's favourite!
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