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sleekit

[slee-kit]
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adjective Scot.
  1. sleeky.
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Origin of sleekit

past participle of sleek2
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Historical Examples

  • 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

adjective Scot
  1. smooth; glossy
  2. unctuous
  3. deceitful; crafty; sly
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Word Origin

Scottish, from past participle of sleek
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