To curry favor with in an obsequious manner; fawn on.
To praise too much, untruly, or insincerely, as in order to win favor
To behave in a servile or obsequious manner.
To be a toady to or behave like a toady.
To fawn means to pay extra attention to something in an overly affectionate way.
The definition of kowtow is to be submissive or subservient to someone, or to kneel and touch the ground with your forehead as an act of worship.
To slobber; drool.
To come to understand. Often used with to or onto :
Across the edge, brink, or brim:
Find another word for bootlick. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bootlick, like: cringe, brownnose, flatter, grovel, toady, fawn, kowtow, slaver, truckle, apple-polish and cotton.