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Synonyms for slick

Synonyms for slick

so smooth and glassy as to offer insecure hold or footing

exhibiting or possessing skill and ease in performance

having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters

characterized by ready but often insincere or superficial discourse

slick up: to make neat and trim; make presentable

Synonyms for slick

a slippery smoothness

a magazine printed on good quality paper

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a film of oil or garbage floating on top of water

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a trowel used to make a surface slick

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make slick or smooth

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give a smooth and glossy appearance

made slick by e.g. ice or grease

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having only superficial plausibility

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having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light

marked by skill in deception

References in periodicals archive ?
In this case, the slick is far away near Iranian shores and it will not be arriving to any Bahraini port according to the information we received.
Meanwhile, Abdullah Al Hantoobi, Deputy Director of the Fujairah Municipality, said the oil slick hit sea water and beaches of both Gadfa and Mirbiah and reached as far as the Fujairah Seaport, adversely affecting the fish production.
I could get a phone call tomorrow saying, 'here's the setlist' EARL SLICK, GUITARIST
Whatever the subsequent fate of Slick Santiago, trainer Allsop could well be on the mark earlier on the card as his Slick Sleek, who has some decent form round Limerick, looks capable of making a winning British debut in the 6.
So I let my passion for hunting once again override my common sense and I met Slick this morning at Gert's Gas and Grub and rode with him to Pop Turner's.
Villagers living along the coast showed off their palms or soles smeared with oil as photographers and reporters arrived in hordes in the affected areas to report the slick.
Singapore continued Saturday to grapple with an oil slick spreading to its shores after an oil tanker collided with a bulk carrier off the eastern coast of the island near the Strait of Malacca, Asia's busiest sealane.
Summary: Workers are racing against time to stop the Gulf of Mexico oil slick hitting the coast of the southern United States.
PRESIDENT Barack Obama has vowed that British energy giant BP will pay for the "massive" damage caused by an oil slick off the Gulf Coast.
THE oil slick set to devastate the Gulf of Mexico is now 100 miles long and 45 miles wide and can be seen from space.
W L Gore & Associates Incorporated (Gore), a company that deals with fluoropolymer technology, and Infoterra Limited (Infoterra), a satellite and aerial remote sensing data and solutions company, are jointly working to provide oil slick mapping and sampling services for offshore petroleum exploration.
3 : having skill and cleverness <She made some slick moves during the game.
Tropical lagoon threatened by oil slick: Scientists conducting the first extensive survey of Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia in the western Pacific have discovered evidence of an oil slick emanating from a sunken tanker that could devastate the environment, along with the area's tourism industry.
Fujairah: Another oil slick washed up on the shores of Al Aqah beach in Fujairah on Sunday, but officials say it is not as damaging as previous incidents.
Gun Slick also has nylon coated steel and stainless steel rods.