Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 08/04/17 Lickspittle

Lickspittle (noun)
lickspittle [lik-spit-l]


noun
1. a contemptible, fawning person; a servile flatterer or toady.

Also, Archaic, lickspit [lik-spit].



Origin: First recorded in 1620-30; lick + spittle

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