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Definition of Flattery
FlatteryFlattery Flat"ter*y, n.; pl. Flatteries. [OE. flaterie, OF.
flaterie, F. flaterie, fr. flater to flatter, F. flatter; of
uncertain origin. See Flatter, v. t.]
The act or practice of flattering; the act of pleasing by
artiful commendation or compliments; adulation; false,
insincere, or excessive praise.
Just praise is only a debt, but flattery is a present.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Syn: Adulation; compliment; obsequiousness. See Adulation.
Meaning of Flattery from wikipedia
(also called adulation
or blandishment) is the act of giving excessive
for the purpose
of ingratiating oneself
- Cape Flattery
(48°23′09″N 124°43′37″W / 48.385961°N 124.726912°W / 48.385961; -124.726912Coordinates: 48°23′09″N 124°43′37″W / 48.385961°N 124.726912°W...
is a fallacy
compliments, in an attempt
to win support...
- ****ault & Flattery
is Toronto's sixth
in 1984. The album features
only two original
band members, Anne "Holly" Woods
is a 1925 American silent drama
by Tom Forman
John Bowers, Marguerite
De La Motte, and Alan Hale. As described
with the gift of the gab (great eloquence
). The stone
was set into a tower
of the castle
in 1446. The castle
- The Cape Flattery Light
is a historic lighthouse structure located
at the entrance
to the Strait
of Juan de Fuca near Neah Bay, Clallam
County, in the...
is the northwesternmost point
of the contiguous United
States, in Clallam
County, Washington. Cape Flattery
may also refer
to: Cape Flattery
- Cape Flattery
is a cape in northern Queensland approximately
(25 mi) north
of Cooktown, Queensland. The headland
- SS Cape Flattery
(AK-5070) was laid down on 10 February
1972, as SS Delta Norte
a Maritime Administration
type (C9-S-81d) hull under Maritime
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