Student Thesaurus

One entry found for slippery.
Entry Word: slippery
Function: adjective
Text: 1 given to acting in secret and to concealing one's intentions <a bar where a lot of slippery characters were known to hang out> -- see SNEAKY 1
2 hard to find, capture, or isolate <a slippery concept that we had trouble understanding> -- see ELUSIVE
3 having or being a surface so smooth as to make sliding or falling likely <had trouble keeping upright on the slippery ice> -- see SLICK 1