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  1. blouen's Avatar
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    #1

    pleaser

    What do we call somebody who just do some work to please the boss who is looking but goes laid-back when the boss is out?

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    Re: pleaser

    I would call them a crawler.

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    #3

    Re: pleaser

    Quote Originally Posted by Holty View Post
    I would call them a crawler.
    is there such a term "eye-pleaser" or the like?

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    Re: pleaser

    In Australia, the Colloquial term used to describe a person like this would be a 'suck-up' or a 'teacher's pet' in the case where it is in a classroom/school environment.

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