bumsucking

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bumsucking

(ˈbʌmˌsʌkɪŋ)
n
slang Brit obsequious behaviour; toadying
ˈbumˌsucker n
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Thus two Morrises: the mother's good boy, "bumsucker" and social climber; and the despised, irretrievably alienated crook, bent on revenge, revenge against the British class system.
He has given up struggling in his domestic life, accepts that his vapid wife and two horrid kids are just "part of the order of things" (162), and he's smart enough to see the political and moral implications of suburban respectability: "We're all respectable householders--that's to say Tories, yes-men, and bumsuckers" (15).
the sinister development of Soviet Russia, the squalid farce of left-wing politics--all this fades away and one sees only the struggle of the gradually awakening common people against the lords of property and their hired liars and bumsuckers....