sleekly


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sleek

 (slēk)
adj. sleek·er, sleek·est
1.
a. Smooth and lustrous as if polished; glossy: long, sleek hair.
b. In good health and having smooth or glossy hair, fur, or skin: a sleek hound.
2.
a. Able to or designed to move efficiently through air or water; streamlined: a sleek, luxurious sedan.
b. Thin and elegant in design: "A pair of sleek minarets anchored the skyline" (Terence Ward).
3. Polished or smooth in manner, especially in an unctuous way; slick: a sleek government official.
tr.v. sleeked, sleek·ing, sleeks
To make sleek; slick: sleeked his hair with pomade.

[Variant of slick.]

sleek′ly adv.
sleek′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sleekly - in a sleek glossy manner; "the wet road was shining sleekly"
Translations
بِنُعومَه
ulízaně
velpasset
csillogóan
mjúklega, lipurlega
kaypakça

sleekly

[ˈsliːklɪ] ADV [smile, reply] → zalameramente

sleekly

[ˈsliːklɪ] adv (answer) → in modo untuoso

sleek

(sliːk) adjective
1. (of hair, an animal's fur etc) smooth, soft and glossy. The dog has a lovely sleek coat.
2. well fed and cared for. a sleek Siamese cat lay by the fire.
ˈsleekly adverb
ˈsleekness noun
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Beside him sat his wife, all silvery chinchilla and violets; and on the far side of the ribbon, Lawrence Lefferts's sleekly brushed head seemed to mount guard over the invisible deity of "Good Form" who presided at the ceremony.
How delightful to meet you, Miss Brooke," he said, raising his hat and showing his sleekly waving blond hair.
We were gliding sleekly through the water, but Demetrios was slowly sliding away from us.
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The 15-bedroom hotel, built to a sleekly minimalist design, was presented to HRH Crown Princess Victoria as a 30th birthday present.