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Smarmy

adj. a person who smears phony charm in attempts to flatter

Servile

adj. someone willing to act as a slave for payment

Obsequious

adj. falsely humble behavior

Blandishment

n. the act of flattering

Minion

n. a person who unquestioningly serves another

Henchman

n. minion

Fulsome

adj. offensively insecure

Wheedle

v. flattery to acheive a desired end

Bombast

n. padded speech

Pontificate

v. to speak in an over authorative manner

Stentorian

adj. Extremely loud speech

panegyric

n. a speech of praise

eulogy

n. speech made at a funeral

Histrionic

adj. relating to an actor or acting

grandiloquence

n. denotating pompus speech

embellish

v. to decorate

ruse

n. sneaky plan

Guile

n. deceit

Clandestine

adj. describe something done secretly to hide a master plan

Surreptitious

adj. sneaky

innuendo

n. subtle or indirect expression

subterfuge

n. to escape secretly

finagle

v. to take by dishonest means

testimonial

n. a spoken or writen statement of tribute

sermonize

v. for a speach or writing that is inappropriately a seremon

furtive

adj. sneaky or shifty

bamboozie

v. to decieve

temporize

v. to act evasively in order to gain time or avoid an argument

Fawn

the display of affection designed as a tradeoff for favor

toady

n. an obvious flatterer

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