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    Learn how to pronounce Flattered This is the *English* pronunciation of the word Flattered. According to Wikipedia, this is one of the possible definitions of the word "Flattered": Flattery (also called adulation or blandishment) is the act of giving excessive compliments, generally for the purpose of ingratiating oneself with the subject. Historically, flattery has been used as a standard form of discourse when addressing a king or queen. In the Renaissance, it was a common practice among writers to flatter the reigning monarch, as Edmund Spenser flattered Queen Elizabeth I in The Faerie Queene, William Shakespeare flattered King James I in Macbeth and Niccolò Machiavelli flattered Lorenzo II de' Medici in The Prince. Flattery is also used in pick-up lines when attempting to initiate romantic courtship. Most associations with flattery, however, are negative. Negative descriptions of flattery range at least as far back in history as The Bible. In the Divine Comedy, Dante depicts flatterers wading in human excrement, stating that their words were the equivalent of excrement, in the 8th Circle of Hell. An insincere flatterer is a stock character in many literary works. Examples include Wormtongue from J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, Goneril and Regan from King Lear, and Iago from Othello. Historians and philosophers have paid attention to flattery as a problem in ethics and politics. Plutarch wrote an essay on "How to Tell a Flatterer from a Friend." Julius Caesar was notorious for his flattery. In his Praise of Folly, Erasmus commended flattery because it "raises downcast spirits, comforts the sad, rouses the apathetic, stirs up the stolid, cheers the sick, restrains the headstrong, brings lovers together and keeps them united." "To flatter" is also used to refer to artwork or clothing that makes the subject or wearer appear more attractive, as in: The King was pleased with the portrait, as it was very flattering of his girth. I think I'll wear the green dress because it flatters my legs. PronunciationAcademy is the world's biggest and most accurate source for word pronunciations, SUBSCRIBE here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnImcI-VA0N1aGSx677QCYA/feed Twitter: https://twitter.com/PronunciationA Website: http://www.pronunciationacademy.com
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    Video shows what flattered means. In a positive mood because of a comment or action which causes one to feel proud of oneself.. Flattered Meaning. How to ...
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    Learn how to pronounce Flattering This is the *English* pronunciation of the word Flattering. According to Wikipedia, this is one of the possible definitions of the ...
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    Video shows what sycophancy means. The fawning behavior of a sycophant; servile flattery.. sycophancy synonyms: Wikisaurus:flattery. Sycophancy Meaning.
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    How to pronounce Flattered in English? Listen with us. What is the correct pronunciation of the word Flattered in everyday English? Speak as the Americans.
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    This video shows you how to pronounce FLATTER in British English. Speaker has an accent from East Midlands, England.
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