What does sycophantic mean?

sycophantic in AZ Dictionary

(a) directed at obsequious flattery.
(a) Of or related to a sycophant; feature of a sycophant; meanly or obsequiously flattering; courting favor by mean adulation; parasitic.
(a) attempting to win favor by flattery
Of or related to a sycophant; feature of a sycophant; obsequiously flattering; parasitic; courting favor by mean adulation.

sycophantic in Community Dictionary

An apple polishing kind; A fake individual; two-faced.Seeks to flatter other people expecting a service inturn. by Byron GlascoReport definition

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "sycophantic"
    • Actually, the corporate media were sycophantic
    • View More
  • Synonym for "sycophantic"
    • parasitic, obsequious
  • Phrases for "sycophantic"
    • a sycophantic, sycophantic I, was sycophantic
  • Rhyme for "sycophantic"
    • Atlantic, Romantic, antic, frantic, gigantic
  • Equivalent for "sycophantic"
    • servile, insincere, sycophantical
  • Etymologically Related for "sycophantic"
    • sycophant
  • Same Context for "sycophantic"
    • obsequious, suppressed, recreant, overreach, self-poised
91 votes

How would you define sycophantic?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!