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Synonyms for adulate

to compliment excessively and ingratiatingly

Words related to adulate

flatter in an obsequious manner

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One cannot overstate the importance of print publications in a society that adulates the written word; knowing its audience, USIA officials had to develop an excellent print product that appealed to the Soviet intellect while providing images of daily American life.
His conscious spirit follows his physical other and listens to how some writers criticize him, saying that he does not write well in Spanish and that he adulates the old academics (228).
What about a tradition that adulates the male child and forces a woman who has probably had about six or seven girls to continue to seek after the all important make child?
We have a huge job to do in order to change a centuries-old culture that adulates academic success and sneers at skills of the artisan.
We have a huge job to change a centuries-old culture that adulates academic success and sneers at skills of the artisan.