n. (Zool.) A young deer; a buck or doe of the first year. See Buck. The young of an animal; a whelp. A fawn color.
- adj. Of the color of a fawn; fawn-colored.
- vb. To bring forth a fawn.
- vb. To court favor by low cringing, frisking, etc., as a dog; to flatter meanly; - often followed by on or upon.
- n. A servile cringe or bow; mean flattery; sycophancy.