city slicker

noun
Updated on: 10 Nov 2017

Definition of city slicker

: slicker 2b

Examples of city slicker in a Sentence

  1. city slickers who've never seen a real farm

  2. with their snotty attitude, the city slickers quickly wore out their welcome

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First Known Use of city slicker

1914

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CITY SLICKER Defined for English Language Learners

city slicker

noun

Definition of city slicker for English Language Learners

  • : someone who lives in a city and does not understand what life outside a city is like



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