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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 toady /ˈtodi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Toad·y n.; pl. Toadies
 1. A mean flatterer; a toadeater; a sycophant.
    Before I had been standing at the window five minutes, they somehow conveyed to me that they were all toadies and humbugs.   --Dickens.
 2. A coarse, rustic woman. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Toad·y v. t. [imp. & p. p. Toadied p. pr. & vb. n. Toadying.] To fawn upon with mean sycophancy.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a
          personal advantage [syn: sycophant, crawler, lackey]
      v : try to gain favor by cringing or flattering; "He is always
          kowtowing to his boss" [syn: fawn, truckle, bootlick,
           kowtow, kotow, suck up]
      [also: toadied]