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Synonyms for slick
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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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slick(a)

    Synonyms:
    sleek, sleeky, smooth

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "slick":

    black, tablecloth, spot, blot, stain, smooth

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Slick":

    Kenneth Johnson

How to pronounce slick?

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How to use slick in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Raisman:

    They’re the antithesis of the kind of slick, technical shoes that had dominated the sneaker world for a long time, a 15-year-old kid and a 50-year-old man dress the same now.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    If our elections began in large states, if they began in large states like California or New York or my home state of Texas, they would all be decided by slick Hollywood TV ads, it would just be whoever spends the most money.

  3. Deshawn Yeldell:

    No Mo’ Friendz •I finally found peace no mo’ friends, Let tha respect end so much watered down love I had tah get rid of;— let tha memories fly like a mornin’ Dove, shush!— Wit’ a push an shove tha game so fake I had tah turn my back, Same nicca’z still talkin down but I’m just laughing at cha, ain’t no loyalty;— muh nicca’z get yo cash up! now dat everybody from tha block all grownup, some Homies went left others went right;— who can ya trust in this life? •it’s been nothin nice I had no choice but tah fight, despite I had tah thug it out all day an night, why dey still focused on competing I got my mind right tryna make my future bright all I got is faith in my eyesight, Got a couple of potnas I ain’t never had uh real friend;— Fock it let tha money win we all lost in a life of sin, Befo’ it’s over dey gon feel me worldwide, applied da pressure;— now dat they agitated motherfockas can’t stop my prophecy, they should’ve showed hospitality cause some of us come an go, this is information about tha good an bad happy an tha sad R.I.P to da homies who passed, Real life I write a whole rap on my Facebook page piece it together like I’m gettin’ paid, I can feel God tellin’ me don’t be afraid, People please don’t look at me funny because my words a man-made, I’m in tha Middle of a balance everybody that I know throwin shade; At Me! but this hard life;— I will never trade, I been dreamin uh ‘bout uh bag fa’ while this freestyle-hustle came wit’ my lifestyle, it’s been hostile but it’s worth da while, I grew up wit’ sum’ real-nicca’z an sum’ fake-nicca’z to;— don’t even ask me who, my new alias name bloomin’ like uh rose out of da blue, Now throw tha deuce! I erased dat nicca Slick an change my name tah MillYentei now I’m feelin brand new, Used to want a happy home, but Couple of years ago I got lost in da Hennessey an smokin’ weed an money was all dat I could see, i’mma changed man but it’s still hard tah give uh fock, when ya feelin like you got no Luck on top of dat my mind feelin’ stuck, it’s been rough but I keep my head up. •I finally found peace no mo’ friends, Let tha respect end so much watered down love I had tah get rid of;— let da memories fly like a mornin’ Dove, shush!— Wit’ a push an shove tha game so fake I had tah turn my back, Same Niggah’z still talkin down but I’m just laughing at cha, ain’t no loyalty;— muh nicca’z get yo cash up! now dat everybody from tha block all grownup, some Homies went left others went right;— who can ya trust in this life?.... From the “Book of Riffz” -MillYentei_DY

  4. Vanna Bonta:

    People who worship only themselves get a slick, polished look -- like monuments. Too bad they had to go so soon.

  5. Rainn Wilson:

    I can relate to someone whose life is falling apart, and they are doing the best to get by, using humor to survive, backstrom really wears his heart on his sleeve and his life is unraveling… I would much rather hang out with that person than a slick procedural detective who has all the answers… it’s human, it’s frail, it’s interesting.

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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
  • 圆滑的Chinese

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