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1. flunkey, flunky, lackey

a male servant (especially a footman)

2. flunkey, flunky, stooge, yes-man

a person of unquestioning obedience

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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nounWord forms: plural flunkies or flunkeys
a servile or fawning person
a person who performs menial tasks
3. usually derogatory
a manservant in livery

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nounWord forms: plural ˈflunkies
a liveried manservant
term of contempt
a person who obeys superiors in a servile, cringing way
b.  US
a person with very minor or menial tasks

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n. pl. flun·kies also flun·keys
1. A person of slavish or unquestioning obedience; a lackey.
2. One who does menial or trivial work; a drudge.
3. A liveried manservant.

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