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glib

adjective uk   /ɡlɪb/ (glibber, glibbest) us  
speaking or spoken in a confident way, but without careful thought or honesty: He's a glib, self-centred man. No one was convinced by his glib answers/explanations.Affected and insincere
glibly
adverb uk   /ˈɡlɪb.li/ us  
He spoke glibly about an economic recovery just around the corner.Affected and insincere
glibness
noun [U] uk   /ˈɡlɪb.nəs/ us  
Affected and insincere
(Definition of glib from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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