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 for bootlicking
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  bootlicking \bootlicking\ adj.
     attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery.
  
     Syn: fawning, obsequious, sycophantic, toadyish, ass-kissing.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  bootlicking
      adj 1: attempting to win favor from influential people by
             flattery [syn: bootlicking, fawning, obsequious,
             sycophantic, toadyish]
      2: attempting to win favor by flattery [syn: bootlicking,
         fawning, sycophantic, toadyish]

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