Synonyms to apple-polishing

back scratching, ass-kissing, backscratching, barter, bootlicking, brown-nosing, cringing, even trade, fawnery, fawning, flunkyism, footlicking, groveling, handshaking, influence peddling, ingratiation, insinuation, lobbying, lobbyism, logrolling, mealymouthedness, obeisance, obsequiousness, parasitism, political influence, pork barrel, prostration, public opinion, social pressure, special-interest pressure, sponging, swap, swapping, switch, sycophancy, timeserving, toadeating, toadying, toadyism, trade, trading, truckling, tufthunting, wire-pulling, acceptance, acquiescence, allegiance, assent, bend, bending the knee, bob, bow, bowing and scraping, complaisance, compliance, consent, crouch, curtsy, deference, dipping the colors, duck, fealty, genuflection, homage, honor, inclination, kneeling, kowtow, loyalty, making a leg, nod, nonopposal, nonopposition, nonresistance, obedience