su·​per·​slick ˌsü-pər-ˈslik How to pronounce superslick (audio)
: extremely slick: such as
: extremely slippery
a superslick surface
: 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
: extremely clever or skillful
a superslick performer/performance
: extremely clever in usually a dishonest or deceptive way
a superslick lawyer/salesman

Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of superslick was in 1894

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Cite this Entry

“Superslick.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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