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sleekit

[ slee-kit ]
/ ˈsli kɪt /
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adjective Scot.

sleeky.

Nearby words

sledding, sledge, sledgehammer, sleek, sleeked, sleekit, sleekly, sleeky, sleep, sleep a wink, not, sleep apnea

Origin of sleekit

past participle of sleek2
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Examples from the Web for sleekit

  • Any more than they did when Sir John Suckling apostrophised the "wee, sleekit, cow'rin', tim'rous beastie."

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, December 22, 1920|Various

British Dictionary definitions for sleekit

sleekit

/ (ˈsliːkɪt) /

adjective Scot

smooth; glossy
unctuous
deceitful; crafty; sly

Word Origin for sleekit

Scottish, from past participle of sleek
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