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  Words related to fawn

Related / Similar Words: dun, grayish brown, greyish brown, toady, truckle, bootlick, kowtow, kotow, suck up, crawl, creep, cringe, cower, grovel

 

Definition:
  • young deer;
  • a color varying around light grayish brown; "she wore a dun raincoat";
  • have fawns; "deer fawn";
  • try to gain favor by cringing or flattering; "He is always kowtowing to his boss";
  • show submission or fear;

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    Hyponyms: curry favor, curry favour, court favor, court favour

     

    Derivational Morphology: dun, kowtow, kotow, apple polisher, bootlicker, fawner, groveller, groveler, truckler, ass-kisser, truckling, sycophant, toady, crawler, lackey, coward

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: lane   Danish: (hjorte)kalv  
    Dutch: reetje   Finnish: vasa  
    French: faon   German: Rehkitz  
    Japanese: 子鹿   Macedonian: срнче  
    Polish: jelonek   Russian: оленёнок  
    Serbian: srnče   Spanish: cervatillo  
    Swedish: kid  
     
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