pickthank definition

  • noun:
    • A sycophant, a yes-man.
    • one that strives to place another under responsibility; an officious individual; ergo, a flatterer. Used additionally adjectively.
    • one that picks a thank (see under pick, v.); an officious fellow who-does-what he's not expected to-do, with regard to gaining favor; a parasite; a flatterer; a toady; in addition, a talebearer; a busybody. Also made use of adjectively.
  • others:
    • to acquire by the types of a pickthank.

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