yes man


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yes man

n. Informal
One who tends to agree uncritically with others, especially with people in superior positions.

yes man

n
a servile, submissive, or acquiescent subordinate, assistant, or associate; sycophant
Translations

yes man

n (pej) → yes-man m inv
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Walang check and balance yung mga tao niya puro yes man, yes man.
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I blame working class folk for voting a Conservative party in, aided and abetted by 'yes man' Clegg.
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Hughton said: "Does it hurt if people say I am a yes man? No.
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