yes-man


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yes′-man`



n., pl. -men.
a person who always agrees with superiors, regardless of personal convictions; sycophant.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yes-man - a person of unquestioning obedience
follower - a person who accepts the leadership of another
pushover - someone who is easily taken advantage of
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Even with the majority now I have to talk to themIt doesn't mean na 'andu'n ka sa majority yes-man ka or vice versa nasa minority ka yes-man ka.
Lagarde said, 'We are in fact independent, and we are not the yes-man of the euro partners, nor are we the yes-man of the European Central Bank.
He is an establishment yes-man, failing to stand up to Walsgrave hospital trust over the suspension of Dr Mattu and their car parking charges.