arselicker

/ˈaslɪkə/ (say 'ahslikuh)

noun Colloquial (taboo)
a sycophant.
Usage: See note at arse.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • arselicker — n. (British Slang) asslicker, flatterer, sycophant, one who tries to gain favor through obsequious behavior …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Bum crawler — (derogatory) sycophant; arselicker …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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  • ass-licker —    Said of someone who flatters a superior in order to gain his good favour and win advancement. In American slang ‘asskisser’ or ‘ass sucker’ could also occur: ‘asslicker’ has the British equivalent ‘arselicker’. In The Critic, by Wilfrid Sheed …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

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