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Why is an obsequious sycophant called a toady?

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May 12, 2010 4:35AM

A Toady is an obsequious sycophant. An obsequious sycophant is a person who constantly flatters important people. Other people would call this person a toady.

Obsequious: Complaisance of compliant, dutiful and obedient.

Sycophant: A person who flatters higher or important people

Toady: A mixture of Obsequious and Sycophant

By: Emmy