creeping Jesus


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creeping Jesus

n
1. an obsequious or servile person
2. a hypocritically religious person
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He's a bit of a creeping Jesus and he was brought in to set an agenda on Roy and I thought it was the wrong way to discuss Roy.
I admit that if I had to choose between Hague and Tony Blair for a night out on the ale, I would have to take the Tory rather than the creeping Jesus of Downing Street.
Perhaps we will now have a bit less of the creeping Jesus from Tony Blair.