Definition of 'glib'

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Synonyms of "glib"
Synonyms of "glib"
French Translation of "glib"
French Translation of "glib"
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But that makes me sound a bit glib. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is no glib answer to why suffering is part of the divine plan. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The glib answer was that the feeling was mutual. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We have seen people wrestle honestly with real issues rather than come out with glib answers or a party line. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The tapes offer no glib answers. Christianity Today (2000)It was just a glib comment. The Sun (2008)Well, that would be a bit glib. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The glib answer to the question'What makes a good restaurant? Times, Sunday Times (2006)The glib answer is that there cannot be, because it takes two to fight a war. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This may seem glib, but it is the way the game is played in many organizations. Harris, Jean Everything You Need to Know for Success in Business (1990)Lack of gravitas makes the musical interludes seem glib, rather than an ironic counterpoint to the action. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Sounds a bit glib to Stuart. Alexander Masters STUART: A Life Backwards (2005)There are moments, too, when either the dialogue or its delivery seems glib. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In that context, his prediction can be interpreted as an attempt to worry England rather than a glib comment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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