suck-up

noun
\ˈsək-ˌəp \

Definition of suck-up 

: a person who is ingratiating or fawning a suck-up to the teacher

First Known Use of suck-up

1970, in the meaning defined above

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suck-up

noun

English Language Learners Definition of suck-up

: a person who tries to get the approval of someone in authority by saying and doing helpful and friendly things that are not sincere

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