slicker

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noun slick·er \ˈsli-kər\

Definition of slicker

  1. 1 [2slick] :  oilskin; broadly :  raincoat

  2. 2 [slick to defraud cleverly] a (1) :  a clever crook :  swindler (2) :  slicksterb :  a city dweller especially of natty appearance or sophisticated mannerisms

Examples of slicker in a Sentence

  1. he put on his slicker and boots and headed out into the rain

  2. dressed in their designer duds, the out-of-state slickers stood out amongst the locals at the harvest supper

First Known Use of slicker

1881



SLICKER Defined for English Language Learners

slicker

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Definition of slicker for English Language Learners

  • : a long, loose raincoat


SLICKER Defined for Kids

slicker

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noun slick·er \ˈsli-kər\

Definition of slicker for Students

  1. :  a long loose raincoat



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