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Definition of Flatterer


  1. One who flatters.

Flatterer Quotations

He that loves to be flattered is worthy o' the flatterer.
William Shakespeare

One may define flattery as a base companionship which is most advantageous to the flatterer.

He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.
William Blake

Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to yourself, his taste becomes very doubtful when he takes to complimenting other people.
Charles Dickens

There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self.
Francis Bacon
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Flatterer Translations

flatterer in Dutch is mooiprater
flatterer in German is Schmeichler
flatterer in Latin is assentator
flatterer in Norwegian is smigrer
flatterer in Spanish is lisonjero
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