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lickspittle (noun) – A fawning underling; a toady.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : Also lick-spittle, “sycophant, abject toady, one who will do any repulsive thing,” 1741, from lick + spittle. Phrase lick the spittle as a repulsive act is from 1640s.


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