lackey

The word “lackey” has 2 syllables: lac-key.

It's pronounced as /ˈlæki/.


What is synonym and antonym for lackey?

In the thesaurus, “lackey” has 1 synonym and 4 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for lackey along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for lackey

  • servant

Antonyms for lackey

  • boss
  • leader
  • master
  • mistress

Meanings of lackey

  • noun
    1. A footman, a liveried male servant.
    2. A fawning, servile follower.
  • verb
    1. To attend, wait upon, serve obsequiously.
    2. To toady, play the flunky.

Example Sentences

  • The villain surrounded himself with loyal lackeys to do his bidding.
  • The dictator's oppressive regime was supported by a network of obedient lackeys.
  • The celebrity's personal assistant was often referred to as a loyal lackey.
  • The corrupt official relied on his lackeys to carry out unethical tasks.
  • The evil mastermind had a team of obedient lackeys who followed his every command.

On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to lackey, such as: boss, leader, master, mistress, servant.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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