fawn-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Try to gain favor by flattering or showing submission or fear.

He always fawns over his boss.
They fawn over the boy constantly.
She always fawns to get what she wants.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: fawn.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: Give birth to fawns.

Deer fawn each Spring.
She is not likely to fawn this year due to injury.

VerbNet: calve-28
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3