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Definition of Flattery

Flattery

  1. The act or practice of flattering; the act of pleasing by artiful commendation or compliments; adulation; false, insincere, or excessive praise.

Flattery Quotations

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. - Charles Caleb Colton
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
Charles Caleb Colton

Imitation is the sincerest flattery.
Mahatma Gandhi

A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.
James Monroe

Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
Josh Billings

Flattery is like chewing gum. Enjoy it but don't swallow it.
Hank Ketcham
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Flattery Translations

flattery in Dutch is vleierij
flattery in French is adulation
flattery in Latin is adulatio
flattery in Norwegian is smiger
flattery in Spanish is lisonja
flattery in Swedish is smicker
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