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beige

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ingratiate yourself

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Synonyms for fawn

to support slavishly every opinion or suggestion of a superior

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a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color

a young deer

show submission or fear

have fawns

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Fawningly, the "60 Minutes" interviewer gushed that Weis is "a great teacher and motivator."
(28) In Gulag, though, her rhetoric leans far enough to the fight that conservative reviewers have written fawningly about the book, sometimes launching outrageous attacks against less enthusiastic critics.
The colonists resented their subordinate position while unabashedly helping themselves to its fruits; the officials considered them a stiff-necked lot, fawningly ingratiating in their patron's rare presence, lazy, contentious, and grasping when he was gone.
The Daily Telegraph spoke fawningly of ``the art of the judicious pause.
Hilts describes the Progressive attitudes of Teddy Roosevelt with approval and fawningly portrays modern-day anti-corporate activists such as Ralph Nader and Sidney Wolfe as "people who work to solve public problems with fact-gathering and no motive of personal gain." But even if you dismiss Hilts' politics, you're left with the historical facts he describes and the question of how to keep such things from happening again.
New Republic publisher Martin Peretz, for example, a fanatical Zionist who never met a cruise missile aimed at an Iraqi he didn't like, is fawningly eulogized in the acknowledgments for "his prescient comments and advice...a source of constant strength."
5) Harry Laughlin gushed with praise of Nazi leaders like Frick, whom he described fawningly as "'a powerful Reichsminister in a dictatorial government which is getting things done in a nation of sixty million people.'" (114) Madison Grant, Laughlin's colleague in the eugenics cause, echoed Laughlin's enthusiasm for the Nazi program and described how "'most people of our type are in sympathy with the German eugenical measures.'" (115) Yet, in his fifty-five-page defense of Laughlin, Draper and the Pioneer Fund, Rushton avoided any explanation of the relationship between Madison Grant, the "notorious New York racist," (116) and Laughlin; he also never mentioned Clarence Campbell.
This week Channel 5 broadcast The Michael Jackson Interview: The Footage You Were Never Meant To See, which included clips ofwhat broadcaster Martin Bashir had fawningly said to the 44-year-old star.
30 op-ed piece fawningly supporting President Bush's Iraq policy.