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slick

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to coat (something) with a slippery substance in order to reduce friction
  • slicking the bottom of their skis with wax
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slick

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1 having or being a surface so smooth as to greatly reduce traction
  • Roads are often slick during the first hour of a rainstorm.
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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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