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pickthank

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noun pick·thank \-ˌthaŋk\

Definition of pickthank

archaic

  1. :  sycophant



Origin and Etymology of pickthank

from pick a thank to seek someone's favor


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with pickthank

claybank, Cruikshank, drop tank, embank, eye bank, Firbank, flag rank, foreshank, gangplank, greenshank, land bank, left-bank, nonbank, outflank, outrank, point-blank, redshank, sandbank, sheepshank, snowbank, state bank, think tank, West Bank


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