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noun [countable] formal sycophant pronunciation in American English /ˈsɪkəfənt/
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pluralsycophants

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sycophancy

 sycophant pronunciation in American English /ˈsɪkəfənsi/ noun [uncountable]

sycophantic

 sycophant pronunciation in American English /ˌsɪkəˈfæntɪk/ adjective
He expects sycophantic devotion from his staff.

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