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kissed up to

phrase
past tense of kiss up to

Synonyms & Antonyms of kissed up to

to use flattery or the doing of favors in order to win approval especially from a superior
  • He was always kissing up to his professors.

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“Kissed up to.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kissed%20up%20to. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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