EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from adulation, 1777.[1]

VerbEdit

adulate (third-person singular simple present adulates, present participle adulating, simple past and past participle adulated)

  1. To flatter effusively.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ adulate” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

adulate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of adulare
  2. second-person plural imperative of adulare
  3. feminine plural of adulato

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

adūlāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of adūlātus