Thesaurus

bootlickers

noun
plural of bootlicker

Synonyms of bootlickers

a person who flatters another in order to get ahead
  • she's such a bootlicker that I don't take any of her compliments seriously

Synonyms for bootlickers

Words Related to bootlickers

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About bootlickers

Thesaurus Entries Near bootlickers

bootlicker

bootlickers

bootlicking

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Bootlickers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bootlickers. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Great British Vocabulary Quiz

  • union jack speech bubble
  • Named after Sir Robert Peel, what are British police called?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!