Meaning of “glib” in the English Dictionary

"glib" in British English

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uk /ɡlɪb/ us /ɡlɪb/ glibber, glibbest

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.
adverb uk /ˈɡlɪ us /ˈɡlɪ

He spoke glibly about an economic recovery just around the corner.
noun [ U ] uk /ˈɡlɪb.nəs/ us /ˈɡlɪb.nəs/

(Definition of “glib” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glib" in American English

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us /ɡlɪb/ -bb-

easy and confident in speech, with little thought or sincerity:

He’s not flashy, and he doesn’t know how to be glib.

(Definition of “glib” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)