Translation of "slippery" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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slipperyadjective

uk /ˈslɪp.ər.i/ us /ˈslɪp.ɚ.i/

C1 If something is slippery, it is wet or smooth so that it slides easily or causes something to slide.

濕滑的,容易打滑的
slippery soap 濕滑的肥皂
a slippery floor 濕滑的地板
The road was wet and slippery. 道路又濕又滑。

informal disapproving Someone who is slippery cannot be trusted.

狡猾的,滑頭的
He's as slippery as an eel - you can never get a straight answer out of him. 他非常狡猾——你永遠無法從他嘴裡得到直率的回答。
He's a slippery customer (= person), and I've never felt comfortable with him. 那個蒂姆是個狡猾的傢夥,和他在一起我總是感到不舒服。

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