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slicken

[ slik-uhn ]
/ ˈslɪk ən /
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verb (used with or without object)
to make or become slick.
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Origin of slicken

First recorded in 1620–30; slick + -en1
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How to use slicken in a sentence

  • Where this occurs the slicken-sided character is very marked.

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