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Synonyms for glib
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glib(adj)

    marked by lack of intellectual depth

    "glib generalizations"; "a glib response to a complex question"

    Synonyms:
    pat, slick, smooth-tongued, glib-tongued

    Antonyms:
    dissuasive, profound, implausible

  2. glib, pat, slick(adj)

    having only superficial plausibility

    "glib promises"; "a slick commercial"

    Synonyms:
    silky, smooth-tongued, cunning, slick, glib-tongued, sly, satiny, wily, sleek, silken, knavish, tricksy, pat, crafty, silklike, guileful, dodgy, tricky, foxy

    Antonyms:
    dissuasive, profound, implausible

  3. glib, glib-tongued, smooth-tongued(adj)

    artfully persuasive in speech

    "a glib tongue"; "a smooth-tongued hypocrite"

    Synonyms:
    pat, slick, smooth-tongued, glib-tongued

    Antonyms:
    dissuasive, profound, implausible

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. glib

    Synonyms:
    slippery, voluble, smooth, fluent, ready, talkative, flippant

    Antonyms:
    rough, abrupt, hesitating, stammering, glimmer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. glib(a.)

    Synonyms:
    smooth, slippery

  2. glib(a.)

    Synonyms:
    voluble, fluent, ready, talkative, flippant, nimble of speech, ready in speech, of a ready tongue

  3. glib(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    castrate, geld, emasculate, deprive of virility

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. glib(a)

    Synonyms:
    smooth, slippery, fluent, voluble, bland, oily

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    breezy, flippant

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