Words nearby sycophancy
How to use sycophancy in a sentence
Alone among the servants he had no time for sycophancy or subservience.
His caustic audacity salted his sycophancy and made him a man apart from the herd of flatterers.The Stones of Paris in History and Letters, Volume I (of 2)|Benjamin Ellis Martin
Think not, however, that this inequality favors pride on the one hand, and sycophancy on the other.The Hearth-Stone|Samuel Osgood
The soft sycophancy of Mrs. Nuttall disgusted him; he knew well enough what evoked it.Grif|B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
This is not the time for sycophancy, for servility, for compromise of principle, for forgetfulness of our rights.Slavery|William E. Channing
It was not until all hope of turning sycophancy to further account was gone that he took up with patriotism.