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Synonyms for slick
slɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slickness, slick, slipperiness, slip(noun)

    a slippery smoothness

    "he could feel the slickness of the tiller"

    Synonyms:
    cutting, berth, trip, case, faux pas, skulduggery, pillowcase, hanky panky, miscue, gaffe, slickness, slipperiness, elusion, mooring, slip-up, gaucherie, parapraxis, chemise, teddy, shiftiness, sideslip, eluding, shimmy, moorage, glibness, skid, rascality, slip of paper, shift, trickery, hocus-pocus, pillow slip, solecism, glossy, strip, jiggery-pokery, skullduggery, trickiness, slip, slick magazine

    Antonyms:
    artless, implausible, dull, nonslippery

  2. slick, slick magazine, glossy(noun)

    a magazine printed on good quality paper

    Synonyms:
    slickness, slipperiness, slick magazine, glossy, slip

    Antonyms:
    implausible, dull, nonslippery, artless

  3. slick(noun)

    a film of oil or garbage floating on top of water

    Synonyms:
    slickness, slipperiness, slick magazine, glossy, slip

    Antonyms:
    artless, dull, nonslippery, implausible

  4. slick(adj)

    a trowel used to make a surface slick

    Synonyms:
    slickness, slipperiness, slick magazine, glossy, slip

    Antonyms:
    dull, implausible, nonslippery, artless

  5. slick(adj)

    made slick by e.g. ice or grease

    "sidewalks slick with ice"; "roads are slickest when rain has just started and hasn't had time to wash away the oil"

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

    Antonyms:
    implausible, dull, artless, nonslippery

  6. glib, pat, slick(adj)

    having only superficial plausibility

    "glib promises"; "a slick commercial"

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

    Antonyms:
    dull, implausible, artless, nonslippery

  7. satiny, sleek, silken, silky, silklike, slick(adj)

    having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light

    "glossy auburn hair"; "satiny gardenia petals"; "sleek black fur"; "silken eyelashes"; "silky skin"; "a silklike fabric"; "slick seals and otters"

    Synonyms:
    silky, cunning, flowing, sly, satiny, glib, sleek, silken, knavish, tricksy, pat, crafty, silklike, wily, guileful, aerodynamic, dodgy, foxy, tricky, streamlined

    Antonyms:
    artless, nonslippery, implausible, dull

  8. crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily(verb)

    marked by skill in deception

    "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"

    Synonyms:
    tricksy, slippery, cunning, silky, clever, dicey, sly, cute, satiny, chancy, sleek, catchy, ingenious, chanceful, pat, crafty, silklike, wily, guileful, knavish, dodgy, silken, glib, tricky, foxy

    Antonyms:
    dull, nonslippery, artless, implausible

  9. slick, sleek(verb)

    make slick or smooth

    Synonyms:
    sleek down, sleek, slick down

    Antonyms:
    artless, dull, implausible, nonslippery

  10. slick, slick down, sleek down(verb)

    give a smooth and glossy appearance

    "slick one's hair"

    Synonyms:
    sleek down, sleek, slick down

    Antonyms:
    artless, nonslippery, dull, implausible

Wiktionary

  1. slick(noun)

    Synonyms:
    slick tire, slick tyre

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. slick

    Synonyms:
    glossy, velvety, satin, silken, shiny, smooth

    Antonyms:
    bough, hairy, hirsute, bristly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    black, tablecloth, spot, blot, stain, smooth

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Translations for slick

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • glitschig, raffiniert, gekonnt, schlau, glattGerman
  • astuto, resbaladizo, marea negra, neumático lisoSpanish
  • öljyläikkä, öljylautta, taitava, lipevä, sliksi, näppärä, liukas, läikkä, lauttaFinnish
  • glissantFrench
  • pneumático lisoGalician
  • falso, sdrucciolevole, slickItalian
  • slidensLatvian
  • slijkDutch
  • ловкий, скользкий, разлив, пятно, слик, хитрый, умный, плёнкаRussian
  • kurnazca, akıllıca, ustaca, kayganTurkish
  • سستUrdu

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