groveller


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Noun1.groveller - someone who humbles himself as a sign of respectgroveller - someone who humbles himself as a sign of respect; who behaves as if he had no self-respect
ass-kisser, crawler, sycophant, toady, lackey - a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
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groveller

nKriecher(in) m(f) (inf), → Speichellecker(in) m(f) (inf)
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How dare you speak of angels in connection with your sinful fellow-beings--mere'--said Mrs Varden, glancing at herself in a neighbouring mirror, and arranging the ribbon of her cap in a more becoming fashion--'mere worms and grovellers as we are
I expect her to make some kind of apology to the party's activists, but she is not, as some commentators are suggesting, a groveller.
Still, good to see Groveller Gove and Oozy Osborne and his yappy mutt Lola kicked through the catflap.
DUMPED Calum Best last night furiously denied he cheated on Georgia Salpa but insisted: I'm not a groveller.