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sleeky

[ slee-kee ]
/ ˈsli ki /
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adjective, sleek·i·er, sleek·i·est.

sleek; smooth.
Chiefly Scot. sly; sneaky.

RELATED WORDS

sleek, icy, slippery, glossy, shiny, oily, greasy, soapy, lubricious, oleaginous, slithery

Nearby words

sledgehammer, sleek, sleeked, sleekit, sleekly, sleeky, sleep, sleep a wink, not, sleep apnea, sleep apnoea, sleep around
Also Scot., sleeked [sleekt] /slikt/, sleekit.

Origin of sleeky

First recorded in 1715–25; sleek1 + -y1
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