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smooth-tongued

(smo͞oth′tŭngd′)
adj.
Speaking or spoken in an artfully suave manner; ingratiating.

smooth-tongued

adj
suave or persuasive in speech

smooth′-tongued′



adj.
fluent in speech; glib.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.smooth-tongued - artfully persuasive in speech; "a glib tongue"; "a smooth-tongued hypocrite"
persuasive - intended or having the power to induce action or belief; "persuasive eloquence"; "a most persuasive speaker"; "a persuasive argument"

smooth-tongued

adjective
Characterized by ready but often insincere or superficial discourse:
Translations

smooth-tongued

[ˈsmuːðˈtʌŋd] ADJzalamero, meloso
References in classic literature ?
As he had a smooth tongue and good manners, he really did very well in his new profession, and he devoted himself specially to making friends with the servants in big houses, so as to gain access to their masters.
Less common symptoms include headache, tinnitus, an altered sense of taste, feeling itchy, a sore or abnormally smooth tongue, hair loss, difficulty swallowing, painful ulcers on the corners of your mouth and spoon-shaped nails.
Another symptom of a deficiency in this vitamin is a completely smooth tongue.