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slipperyadjective

uk   /ˈslɪp.ər.i/  us   /-ɚ-/
C1 If something is slippery, it is wet or smooth so that it slides easily or causes something to slide: slippery soap a slippery floor The road was wet and slippery. informal disapproving Someone who is slippery cannot be trusted: He's as slippery as an eel - you can never get a straight answer out of him. He's a slippery customer (= person), that Tim, I've never felt comfortable with him.
Traducciones de “slippery”
en coreano 미끄러운…
en árabe زَلِق…
en portugués escorregadio…
en catalán relliscós, esmunyedís…
en japonés 滑りやすい, つるつるした…
en italiano scivoloso…
en chino (tradicionál) 濕滑的,容易打滑的, 狡猾的,滑頭的…
en ruso скользкий…
en turco kaygan…
en chino (simplificado) 湿滑的,容易打滑的, 狡猾的,滑头的…
en polaco śliski…
(Definition of slippery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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