lisonjeador

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Etymology[edit]

From lisonjear (to flatter) +‎ -dor.

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lisonjeador m (plural lisonjeadores, feminine lisonjeadora)

  1. flatterer
    • 1969, Juan B. Bergua, La Grecia Clásica[1], Ediciones Ibéricas y L.C.L., page 221:
      Se puede definir la lisonja como un comercio vergonzoso, pero que aprovecha al lisonjeador (130).
      Flattery can be defined as a shameful trade, but one that is advantageous to the flatterer (130).

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