Definition of 'ingratiate'
Example sentences containing 'ingratiate'
What would be the use of trying to ingratiate herself with him?MISS MELVILLE REGRETS (2002) IN LOVE AND WAR (2002)
`I was...' Jo paused, trying to make things better (why this ridiculous urge to ingratiate herself with the boy?BEHINDLINGS (2002)
She had never been one to try to ingratiate herself into a group.CIRCLE OF THREE: BOOK 5: IN THE DREAMING (2002)
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