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* YouGotSpunk: I think it's kinda hot that you reject my advances.


Hey there, Troper. Here are tropes dealing with characters saying nice things to each other. By the way, you have nice typing.

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Hey there, Troper. Here are tropes dealing with characters saying nice things to each other. By the way, [[SelfDemonstratingArticle you have nice typing.
typing.]]


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* OuthumblingEachOther: Thanks, You're the best! What? Me too? No, You're better.

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* AdmiringTheAbomination: I know you have every intent of harming me, but I can't help but gush at how awesome I find you!

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* ActuallyAGoodIdea


* IllTakeThatAsACompliment: Not sure if that was a compliment or insult, but thanks.
* InsultBackfire: You think I'm a scum. Thank you!

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* IllTakeThatAsACompliment: Not sure if that was a compliment or an insult, but thanks.
* InsultBackfire: You think I'm a scum. Thank scum? Why thank you!


* ArsonMurderAndAdmiration
* ArsonMurderAndLifesaving
* BackhandedCompliment (also known as a StealthInsult)

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* ArsonMurderAndAdmiration
ArsonMurderAndAdmiration: You've done some terrible things that [[EvenEvilHasStandards even I find disgusting]]...you're amazing!
* ArsonMurderAndLifesaving
* BackhandedCompliment (also known as a StealthInsult)
ArsonMurderAndLifesaving: You've done some bad things that upset me and you're an awful person, but you've also done some good in the end, which I'm impressed.



* ChewOutFakeOut
* CombatCompliment
* ComplimentBackfire

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* ChewOutFakeOut
ChewOutFakeOut: You thought I was going to scold you? I'm very proud of you!
* CombatCompliment
CombatCompliment: Nice punch you gave me.
* ComplimentBackfire ComplimentBackfire: Why are you offended by my compliment?



* DismissingACompliment
* DispenseWithThePleasantries
* IHaveJustOneThingToSay
* IllTakeThatAsACompliment
* InsultBackfire
* ItHasBeenAnHonor
* LikeAGodToMe
* NotBad
* TheOneThingIDontHateAboutYou
* PatrickStewartSpeech

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* DismissingACompliment
DismissingACompliment: Your compliment isn't sincere.
* DispenseWithThePleasantries
DispenseWithThePleasantries: Enough of the compliments. I'm here to get down to business.
* IHaveJustOneThingToSay
IHaveJustOneThingToSay: ...you were great.
* IllTakeThatAsACompliment
IllTakeThatAsACompliment: Not sure if that was a compliment or insult, but thanks.
* InsultBackfire
InsultBackfire: You think I'm a scum. Thank you!
* ItHasBeenAnHonor
ItHasBeenAnHonor: It's been a pleasure working with you, my friend.
* LikeAGodToMe
LikeAGodToMe: You've done something amazing! I think you're a god!
* NotBad
NotBad: I don't think highly of you, but I have to say you did okay.
* TheOneThingIDontHateAboutYou
TheOneThingIDontHateAboutYou: I don't like anything about you, though I actually like how you organize things.
* PatrickStewartSpeech PatrickStewartSpeech: Humanity is awesome.



* SoProudOfYou
* YesMan
* YouAreACreditToYourRace
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre

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* SoProudOfYou
SoProudOfYou: I really am proud of what you've done!
* YesMan
StealthInsult (formerly known as Backhanded Compliment): [[SarcasmMode You're such an interesting person to be around with.]]
* YouAreACreditToYourRace
YesMan: You are a good boss, sir! You can do no wrong, sir! I will follow your commands no matter what, sir!
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre YouAreACreditToYourRace: You make other Tropers proud. Pardon me if that sounds a little racist.
* YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre: You don't suck. You're awesome.



* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame

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* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShameYourApprovalFillsMeWithShame: Evil villain here. I think that bad deed you've done was glorious! No need to feel ashamed.


* {{Appeal To Flattery}}
* {{Arson Murder And Admiration}}
* {{Arson Murder And Life Saving}}

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* {{Appeal To Flattery}}
AppealToFlattery
* {{Arson Murder And Admiration}}
ArsonMurderAndAdmiration
* {{Arson Murder And Life Saving}} ArsonMurderAndLifesaving



* {{Baddie Flattery}}
* {{Chew Out Fake Out}}
* {{Combat Compliment}}
* {{Compliment Backfire}}
* {{Compliment Fishing}}
* {{Dismissing A Compliment}}
* {{Dispense With The Pleasantries}}
* {{I Have Just One Thing To Say}}
* {{Ill Take That As A Compliment}}

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* {{Baddie Flattery}}
BaddieFlattery
* {{Chew Out Fake Out}}
ChewOutFakeOut
* {{Combat Compliment}}
CombatCompliment
* {{Compliment Backfire}}
ComplimentBackfire
* {{Compliment Fishing}}
ComplimentFishing
* {{Dismissing A Compliment}}
DismissingACompliment
* {{Dispense With The Pleasantries}}
DispenseWithThePleasantries
* {{I Have Just One Thing To Say}}
IHaveJustOneThingToSay
* {{Ill Take That As A Compliment}} IllTakeThatAsACompliment



* {{It Has Been An Honor}}
* {{Like A God To Me}}
* {{Not Bad}}
* {{Patrick Stewart Speech}}
* {{Professional Butt Kisser}}

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* {{It Has Been An Honor}}
ItHasBeenAnHonor
* {{Like A God To Me}}
LikeAGodToMe
* {{Not Bad}}
NotBad
* {{Patrick Stewart Speech}}
TheOneThingIDontHateAboutYou
* {{Professional Butt Kisser}} PatrickStewartSpeech
* ProfessionalButtKisser



* {{So Proud Of You}}
* {{Yes Man}}
* {{You Are A Credit To Your Race}}
* {{You Are Better Than You Think You Are}}
* {{You Are Not Alone}}
* {{Your Approval Fills Me With Shame}}

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* {{So Proud Of You}}
SoProudOfYou
* {{Yes Man}}
YesMan
* {{You Are A Credit To Your Race}}
YouAreACreditToYourRace
* {{You Are Better Than You Think You Are}}
YouAreBetterThanYouThinkYouAre
* {{You Are Not Alone}}
YouAreNotAlone
* {{Your Approval Fills Me With Shame}}YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame

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* BackhandedCompliment (also known as a StealthInsult)

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* PromotionNotPunishment

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* InsultBackfire


* {{Nice Guy}} (the character who says compliments)
** {{The Messiah}} (same reason as the {{Nice Guy}})
** {{Affably Evil}} (same reason except being evil)


Hey there, Troper. Here are tropes dealing with characters saying nice things to each other.

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Hey there, Troper. Here are tropes dealing with characters saying nice things to each other. \n By the way, you have nice typing.

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Hey there, Troper. Here are tropes dealing with characters saying nice things to each other.

Contrast {{Insult Tropes}}. Compare {{Admiration Tropes}}.

!!Tropes:
*{{Appeal To Flattery}}
*{{Arson Murder And Admiration}}
*{{Arson Murder And Life Saving}}
*{{Baddie Flattery}}
*{{Chew Out Fake Out}}
*{{Combat Compliment}}
*{{Compliment Backfire}}
*{{Compliment Fishing}}
*{{Dismissing A Compliment}}
*{{Dispense With The Pleasantries}}
*{{I Have Just One Thing To Say}}
*{{Ill Take That As A Compliment}}
*{{It Has Been An Honor}}
*{{Like A God To Me}}
*{{Nice Guy}} (the character who says compliments)
**{{The Messiah}} (same reason as the {{Nice Guy}})
**{{Affably Evil}} (same reason except being evil)
*{{Not Bad}}
*{{Patrick Stewart Speech}}
*{{Professional Butt Kisser}}
*{{So Proud Of You}}
*{{Yes Man}}
*{{You Are A Credit To Your Race}}
*{{You Are Better Than You Think You Are}}
*{{You Are Not Alone}}
*{{Your Approval Fills Me With Shame}}
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