Definition of Ingratiating in English :

Define Ingratiating in English

Ingratiating meaning in English

Meaning of Ingratiating in English

Pronunciation of Ingratiating in English

Ingratiating pronunciation in English

Pronounce Ingratiating in English


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1. ingratiating

capable of winning favor

Example Sentences:
'with open arms and an ingratiating smile'

2. ingratiating, ingratiatory, insinuating

calculated to please or gain favor

Example Sentences:
'a smooth ingratiating manner'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of ingratiating
1. Pleasing; agreeable: "Reading requires an effort.... Print is not as ingratiating as television" (Robert MacNeil).
2. Calculated to please or win favor: an unctuous, ingratiating manner.

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