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Adjective
Having or being a slippery surface
“Caleb stumbled back, slipped on the slick stone, and fell.”
Adjective
Having a shiny surface due to a covering of (greasy) liquid
“His straight, slick hair shone like silver in the moonlight.”
Adjective
Done or operating in an impressively smooth and efficient way
“Because Cotton lacked the star power and slick production values of the Bond pictures, its makers compensated with elements that fulfilled the criteria of exploitation cinema.”
Adjective
Smooth and superficially impressive, but typically insincere or shallow
“Far from being slick and superficial, it is, he says, a natural empathy with the listener which wins their sympathy and support and shows the best side of the politician.”
Adjective
Having the ability to persuade others, typically with guile or charm
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“You'd be surprised at how many people buy cars they had no intention of buying because some slick salesman took advantage of their lack of purpose.”
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Having or showing skill in achieving one's ends, especially by deceit
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“There have been many occasions when the work of so-called psychic photographers has been shown to have been produced by the slick methods of fraudulent manipulators.”
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The best of its kind or class
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“Sure, you might rub elbows with someone on an elevator in a slick hotel, but are you going to have tea with the man who renovated the castle you’re staying in, enjoy chats with the modest but highly-accomplished artist whose work fills her sunny loft, or head to a hushed dive bar with the NYC native who happens to have an arm’s worth of Oscars on a shelf in his living room?”
Adjective
Showing a high level of skill or expertise
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“Kanye is certainly a slick wordsmith, arguably better than Marshall.”
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Having a stylish or refined appearance
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Able to persuade or convince
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Being in a clean and tidy state
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Marked by charm, confidence and elegance
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Tending to talk a lot
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Sleek
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Pleasant and satisfactory
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Having or indicating an efficient, practical, and systematic approach to one's work or a task
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Adjective
Unpleasantly damp and sticky or slimy to touch
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Having a streamlined design or structure
Verb
To make smooth or shiny
“Then I slick my hair back and jump in the car waiting outside my apartment.”
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To enhance the attractiveness or quality of something
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(of an object) To accidentally slide or move out of position or from someone's grasp
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To rub a (typically oily or sticky) substance over
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To make smooth, glossy or shiny by rubbing, cleaning, or grinding
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To improve, refine, or add the finishing touches to
Noun
A tool used to remove parts of stone, wood or metal
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A publication issued fortnightly (once every two weeks)
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A small pool of water, usually on a path or road
Noun
An instance of a liquid spilling or being spilled
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