(Informal) A person who seeks to curry favor with a superior through gifts, flattery, etc.
A servile flatterer; sycophant, esp. one who does distasteful or unprincipled things in order to gain favor
(Biol.) A plant or animal that lives on or in an organism of another species from which it derives sustenance or protection without benefit to, and usually with harmful effects on, the host
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