Synonyms of 'slick'
skilfully devised or executedHis style is slick and visually exciting.
skilfully devised or executeda slick gear change
his skilful use of light and shade
Her movements were neat and deft.
She is a remarkably adroit politician.
As people grow older they generally become less dexterous.
a polished performance
well-made and attractive, but superficiala slick, suit-wearing detective
He is full of glib excuses for his past mistakes.
a glib sales executive
a smooth-talking movie villain
He was so plausible he conned us all.
Nic is polished, charming and articulate.
The Duke was not convinced by such specious arguments.
meretricious ads that claim their product to be the best around
slipperyhis greasy, slick hair-do
glossy black hair
The leaves were dark and glossy.
The flagstones were worn smooth by centuries of use.
a shiny new sports car
She called him `a greasy little sycophant'.
He asked in an oily voice what he could do for them today.
I stroked her silky hair.
a head of thick, lustrous, wavy brown hair
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in the sense of adroit
quick and skilful in how one behaves or thinksShe is a remarkably adroit politician.
in the sense of deft
quick and skilful in movementHer movements were neat and deft.
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