Translation of "glib" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ɡlɪb/ (glibber, glibbest)

speaking or spoken in a confident way, but without careful thought or honesty

He's a glib, self-centred man. 他是个油嘴滑舌、自私自利的人。
No one was convinced by his glib answers/explanations. 没有人相信他那信口开河的回答/解释。
glibly uk us /ˈɡlɪ adverb

He spoke glibly about an economic recovery just around the corner. 他信口开河,大讲什么经济很快就会复苏。
glibness uk us /ˈɡlɪb.nəs/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “glib” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)