glib-tongued


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artfully persuasive in speech

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Cue confusion and a queue of glib-tongued door-to-door salesmen all trying to persuade you to buy your power from them.
Because technoloy now enables users to network among their home computers, cell phones and PDAs--as well as those of all their friends--keeping a lid on campaign slipups and skating by glib-tongued promises has become exponentially more difficult.
A chance encounter in the school corridor sees Will totally mesmerised by the glib-tongued Lee who, in turn, takes the opportunity to scam this naive youngster into handing over his dad's watch so he can give it to his brother as a present.
Political activist turned politics lecturer Leon (Michael Gunn) - whose Poll Tax protest once landed him in prison - is outraged while daughter Rosa, an ambitious New Labour MP who is having an affair with the sharp-suited and glib-tongued Home Secretary (Jonathan Hansler), puts aside family loyalties to toe the party line.
It is an expression used to describe a glib-tongued conman trying to work a dodge.
Back then, Dev was the tough little guy with the quick-trigger temper, Mikey the glib-tongued con artist and Jimmy the kid who was too big and too smart for his own good.