sleekit

adjective
sleek·​it | \ ˈslē-kət How to pronounce sleekit (audio) \

Definition of sleekit

1 chiefly Scotland : sleek, smooth
2 chiefly Scotland : crafty, deceitful

First Known Use of sleekit

1513, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for sleekit

Scots, from past participle of sleek entry 1

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“Sleekit.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sleekit. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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