Tuesday, February 8, 2011

complaisant

complaisant [ kuh' m-PLEY-suh' nt, -zuh' nt, KOM-pluh'-zant ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 readily willing to please or oblige
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Employers are apt to take advantage of complaisant employees.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 It seems that these days AMD prefers to force feed complaisant journalist geese to produce what it hopes is the finest pâté de foie gras to present to its shareholders on toast.