ingratiate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To bring (oneself, as an example) to the favor or good graces of another, specially by deliberate effort: She rapidly sought to ingratiate by herself with all the brand-new administration.
    • To present or commend towards the favor of some other; to bring into benefit; to insinuate; -- utilized reflexively, and accompanied by with before the person whoever benefit is sought.
    • To suggest; to render effortless or acceptable; -- accompanied by to.
  • verb:
    • to create yourself into favour with somebody by flattering or wanting to kindly them.
    • gain benefit with somebody by deliberate attempts
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To gain favor.
  • others:
    • to ascertain into the confidence, favor, or good graces of some other; make acceptable or acceptable: utilized reflexively, and accompanied by with.
    • To present by exciting gratitude or good might; insinuate or endorse by appropriate conduct or sentiments: absolute or with into.
    • To suggest.
    • to carry into circumstances of sophistication.

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