smooth-tongued

[ smooth-tuhngd ]
/ ˈsmuðˈtʌŋd /

adjective

fluent or convincing in speech; glib.

Nearby words

  1. smooth-faced,
  2. smooth-shaven,
  3. smooth-spoken,
  4. smooth-talk,
  5. smooth-talking,
  6. smoothbore,
  7. smoothen,
  8. smoothhound,
  9. smoothie,
  10. smoothing circuit

Origin of smooth-tongued

First recorded in 1585–95

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British Dictionary definitions for smooth-tongued

smooth-tongued

adjective

suave or persuasive in speech
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