Definition of Slick


  • a trowel used to make a surface slick
  • a film of oil or garbage floating on top of water
  • a magazine printed on good quality paper
    - slick magazine
  • a slippery smoothness
    "he could feel the slickness of the tiller"


  • give a smooth and glossy appearance
    "slick one's hair"
    - slick down - sleek down
  • make slick or smooth


  • marked by skill in deception
    "cunning men often pass for wise"
    "deep political machinations"
    "a foxy scheme"
    "a slick evasive answer"
    "sly as a fox"
    "tricky Dick"
    "a wily old attorney"
  • having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
    "glossy auburn hair"
    "satiny gardenia petals"
    "sleek black fur"
    "silken eyelashes"
    "silky skin"
    "a silklike fabric"
    "slick seals and otters"
  • having only superficial plausibility
    "glib promises"
    "a slick commercial"
  • made slick by e.g. ice or grease
    "sidewalks slick with ice"
    "roads are slickest when rain has just started and hasn't had time to wash away the oil"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Slick

  • Scrabble® score of the slick (11)
  • Word Chums® score of the slick (16)
  • Words With Friends® score of the slick (13)

Unscramble slick

21 unscramble word found using the letters slick.

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