toady - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "toady" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

toady / подхалим, лизоблюд, приживальщик
[ˈtəʊ.di]
[ˈtoʊ-]
Перевод
имя существительное
подхалим
sycophant, toady, bootlicker, waterboy, lickspittle, spaniel
лизоблюд
sycophant, toady
приживальщик
toady
глагол
льстить
flatter, cajole, adulate, toady, compliment, please
низкопоклонничать
cringe, toady, toad, adulate
Определения
имя существительное
a person who behaves obsequiously to someone important.
He calls it a ‘parasite’, which she learned in school is usually defined as a hanger-on, a toady , a sycophant.
глагол
act in an obsequious way.
she imagined him toadying to his rich clients
Примеры
Others claimed that he had improperly mixed religion and politics and had served as a toady of Prime Minister José María Aznar.
I admit he can be fearfully blunt at times, but surely that's better than being a toady ?
He calls it a ‘parasite’, which she learned in school is usually defined as a hanger-on, a toady , a sycophant.
Conversely, but equally false, is the image of a toady who curries favor from higher-ups or someone who twists selfsacrifice into a self-serving art form.
He was grinning with the expectant air of an ambitious toady as he balanced on his tiptoes.
Mere subordination is unamusing, and we have a vocabulary that allows us to express our disapproval of people whose aim is nothing else but to please - toady , creep, sycophant, etc., are the correlates of the bully.
You know, the all too familiar signs of smugness, ingratiating habits, or simply the false earnestness and self-satisfaction associated with a testosterone-powered toady .
He may have signed off on the idea of creating a youth brigade, and put a gold star in the dossier of the sweating toady who proposed the idea.
Should I make some amusing reference to a recent out-of-school meeting, or will the teacher think I'm a toady ?
She would show Lord William that she was not about to turn into a weepy-faced toady over him.