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English definition of “slimy”


adjective     /ˈslaɪ.mi/
covered in slime : Although snakes look slimy their skin is actually dry to the touch .Glues and gluing and stickiness disapproving If you describe a person or their manner as slimy, you mean that they appear to be friendly but in a way that you find unpleasant : He was the very worst sort of slimy salesman .Affected and insincere sliminess     /-nəs/ noun [U] Glues and gluing and stickiness
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