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Synonyms for slithery

so smooth and glassy as to offer insecure hold or footing

Words related to slithery

having a slippery surface or quality

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Sadly there is no sign of these little "fellas" tonight, just slithery snakes.
Much of the show was taken up with Nick talking straight to the camera, but there were also some slithery violins on the soundtrack and some nice use of floaty, out-of-focus cameras.
I also hate tripe - I don't like things that are slithery.
He says working with lots of the slithery creatures doesn't bother him at all.
Bosses at Aberdeen Uni have banned him from sharing his flat at their halls of residence with his slithery pal.
The sightings of snakes are happening earlier than normal prompting the Australian Reptile Park to issue a warning about the slithery buddies.
Dubai: Finding a snake in the house might give you a fright but what about finding 45 of the slithery creatures?
Miss Universe 2012 first runner-up Janine Tugonon also had her slithery 'cobra' walk whereas Miss Universe 2013 third runner-up Ariella Arida had the 'ariba' walk.
If that was not enough to make an impression he will also be bringing along slithery leeches, which may or may not appeal.
The slithery creature was reportedly spotted 'rising from the grid' outside Shorecliffe Rise in Whitefield on yesterday morning.
Plummer, now 88, supplies "Boundaries" with a crowning performance, a slithery, subtle mix of con man charm and dashing bravado.
It is not entirely clear how the patient acquired the slithery nose invader but, but it likely entered his nostrils while he swam in a river.
Back in the days of long skirts and afternoon teas, young Joan Procter entertained the most unusual party guests: slithery and scaly ones, who turned over teacups and crawled past the crumpets!
Summary: New Delhi [India], Apr 24 (ANI): The latest fad, doing the rounds on the internet, is snake massage and people are not taking up to this slithery, slippery affair.
And when he did land, it took mechanics three hours to locate the slithery stowaway.