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/ˈkɜr sə ri /

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  • fawning fawning  /ˈfɔ nɪŋ/ ?  attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery

    fawning meaning(s) 

    1. (adj) attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
    2. (adj) attempting to win favor by flattery

    Synonym(s)

    fawning usage(s)

    1. When Steve Jobs holds forth in public, it's usually to a mob of fawning Apple-itesthe true believers who still develop software and accessories for Apple products.
    2. The overconfident pose, the fawning lackeys, the weird eyewear that suggests that no one can speak directly to himthe North Korean leader is a poster boy for dictatorship.
  • fax fax  /ˈfæks/ ?  duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio
  • fay fay  /ˈfeɪ/ ?  a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
  • fayetteville fayetteville  /ˈfeɪ ˌɛt ˌvɪl/ ?  a town in central West Virginia on the New River
  • faze faze  /ˈfeɪz/ ?  disturb the composure of
  • fazed fazed  /ˈfeɪzd/ ?  caused to show discomposure
  • fbi fbi  a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department…
  • fbi agent fbi agent  a special law-enforcement agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • fcc fcc  an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications…
  • fcs fcs  a cooperative nationwide system of banks and associations providing credit to farmers…
  • fda fda  a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate…
  • fdic fdic  a federally sponsored corporation that insures accounts in national banks and other…
  • fdr fdr  32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter…
  • fe fe  /ˈfeɪ/ ?  a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily…
  • feabane mullet feabane mullet  hairy perennial Eurasian herb with yellow daisylike flowers reputed to…
  • fealty fealty  /ˈfi əl ti/ ?  the loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign)
  • fear fear  /ˈfɪr/ ?  an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually…
  • fearful fearful  /ˈfɪr fəl/ ?  experiencing or showing fear
  • fearfully fearfully  in fear,
  • fearfulness fearfulness  an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually…
  • fearless fearless  /ˈfɪr ləs/ ?  oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them
  • fearlessly fearlessly  without fear
  • fearlessness fearlessness  feeling no fear
  • fearsome fearsome  /ˈfɪr səm/ ?  causing fear or dread or terror
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