display | more...

Flat"ter*ing, a.

That flatters (in the various senses of the verb); as, a flattering speech.

Lay not that flattering unction to your soul. Shak.

A flattering painter, who made it his care, To draw men as they ought be, not as they are. Goldsmith.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.