French translation of 'unctuous'
[person, tone] onctueux/euse ⧫ mielleux/euse
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Example Sentences Including 'unctuous'
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It was disconcerting to see that polished diplomat, always so unctuous and self-assured, show such a visible sign of distress.KING OF DREAMS (2002)
His companion was ripe and unctuous; as grand and imposing as a high-class, three-tiered wedding cake.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
She was leaning on the car, eyes clamped shut, when an unctuous voice spoke in her ear.LOST CHILDREN (2002)
She had met that unctuous little Goebbels at some gathering and scolded him about it.DREAMS OF INNOCENCE (2002)
Trends of 'unctuous'
Used Occasionally. unctuous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of unctuous from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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