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3 definitions found
 for flunkey
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Flunky \Flun"ky\ (fl[u^][ng]"k[y^]), n.; pl. Flunkies
     (fl[u^][ng]"k[i^]z). [Prob. fr. or akin to flank.] [Written
     also flunkey.]
     1. A contemptuous name for a liveried servant or a footman.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. One who is obsequious or cringing; a snob.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. One easily deceived in buying stocks; an inexperienced and
        unwary jobber. [Cant, U.S.]
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  flunkey
      n 1: a male servant (especially a footman) [syn: lackey,
           flunky, flunkey]
      2: a person of unquestioning obedience [syn: flunky,
         flunkey, stooge, yes-man]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  21 Moby Thesaurus words for "flunkey":
     apple-polisher, doormat, footman, gofer, hanger-on, hireling,
     inferior, jackal, lackey, lickspittle, menial, minion, retainer,
     servant, slave, stooge, subordinate, sycophant, toady, underling,
     yes-man
  
  

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