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Entry Word: slick
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having or being a surface so smooth as to make sliding or falling likely <roads are often slick during the first hour of a rainstorm>
Synonyms greased, greasy, lubricated, oiled, slicked, slippery, slithery
Related Words brushed, buffed, burnished, glossed, ground, polished, rubbed, shined; coated, glazed, waxed; soapy, waxy; rasped, sandblasted, sanded, sandpapered, scoured, scraped, scrubbed
Near Antonyms coarsened, rough, roughened, scuffed, uneven
2 clever at attaining one's ends by indirect and often deceptive means <a slick ad campaign that made smoking seem healthful> -- see ARTFUL 1