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sleek

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of sleek

  1. having a shiny surface or finish a striking beauty with sleek raven hair Synonyms of sleek buffed, burnished, glistening, lustrous, polished, rubbed, satin, satiny, glossyWords Related to sleek brushed, eggshell, semigloss, semilustrous; silken, silky, slick, slippery; glassy, glazed, lacquered, shellacked, varnished; gleaming, glittering, reflective, shiningNear Antonyms of sleek lackluster; unvarnishedAntonyms of sleek dim, dull, flat, lusterless, matte (also mat or matt)

Synonym Discussion of sleek

sleek, slick, glossy mean having a smooth bright surface or appearance. sleek suggests a smoothness or brightness resulting from attentive grooming or physical conditioning.
    • a sleek racehorse
slick suggests extreme smoothness that results in a slippery surface.
    • slipped and fell on the slick floor
glossy suggests a highly reflective surface.
    • photographs having a glossy finish


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