superslick

adjective
su·​per·​slick | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈslik How to pronounce superslick (audio) \

Definition of superslick

: extremely slick: such as
a : extremely slippery a superslick surface
b : extremely good, attractive, or appealing often in an artificial or superficial way a superslick ad campaign … promoting his overproduced superslick hits that have become staples on soft-rock radio.— Bill Brotherton
c : extremely clever or skillful a superslick performer/performance
d : extremely clever in usually a dishonest or deceptive way a superslick lawyer/salesman

First Known Use of superslick

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Superslick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superslick. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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