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slippery

adjective
 
 
/ˈslɪp.ər.i/ US  /-ɚ-/
wet, smooth or oily so that it slides easily or causes something to slide
湿滑的,容易打滑的
slippery soap
湿滑的肥皂
a slippery floor
湿滑的地板
The road was wet and slippery.
道路又湿又滑。
Lubrication
informal disapproving Someone who is slippery cannot be trusted
狡猾的,滑头的
He's as slippery as an eel - you can never get a straight answer out of him.
他非常滑头——你永远无法从他嘴里得到直率的回答。
He's a slippery customer (= person), that Tim, I've never felt comfortable with him.
那个蒂姆是个狡猾的家伙,和他在一起我总是感到不舒服。
Dishonest
Translations of “slippery”
in Korean 미끄러운…
in Arabic زَلِق…
in Portuguese escorregadio…
in Catalan relliscós, esmunyedís…
in Japanese 滑りやすい, つるつるした…
in Italian scivoloso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濕滑的,容易打滑的, 狡猾的,滑頭的…
in Russian скользкий…
in Turkish kaygan…
in Polish śliski…
(Definition of slippery from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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