Definition of Glib-tongued

1. Adjective. Artfully persuasive in speech. "A smooth-tongued hypocrite"

Exact synonyms: Glib, Smooth-tongued
Similar to: Persuasive
Derivative terms: Glibness



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glib-tongued

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gliadin
gliadine
gliadines
gliadins
gliadorphin
glial
glial cell
glial cells
glial fibrillary acidic protein
glial filament
glial limiting membrane
glialike
glias
glib
glib-tongued (current term)
glibbed
glibber
glibbery
glibbest
glibbing
glibenclamide
glibenclamides
glibly
glibness
glibnesses
glibs
glicentin
glicke
glickes

Literary usage of Glib-tongued

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1. Report of Hearings on H. R. 17530, to Prevent the Manufacture and Sale of by United States, Committee on the District of Columbia, Congress, House (1908)
"While this is done to protect us from the aspersions cast upon us by this "glib-tongued attorney," we would also be glad to aid your committee in the line ..."

2. Lun-hĂȘng by Chʻung Wang, Alfred Forke (1907)
"The Master said, "It is on this account that I hate your glib-tongued people."' Tse IM knew that one must not give an inconsiderate answer in order to have ..."

3. The Minnesota Horticulturist by Minnesota State Horticultural Society (1906)
"They say he is "glib tongued," sauve mannered," "well dressed, etc. ... Nurserymen want a glib tongued fellow, and the glibber he is, the harder they want ..."

4. Suomalais-englantilainen sanakirja by Severi Alanne (1919)
"sleek, slick, smooth; ~ hielt glib (1. smooth) tongue. -kielinen glib-tongued, smooth-tongued; flippant; ..."

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