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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Artfully persuasive in speech.

Usage examples (36)
  • This shrewd, smooth-tongued politico from Illinois conveyed to the gilded parasites exactly what they wanted to find out as well.
  • Its weapons were smooth-tongued lies spoken into microphones and printed on the front pages of America's newspapers....
  • Perhaps it would be useful for some Lit Crit people to deconstruct this fragment from Kipling: Then the Gods of the Market tumbled, and their smooth-tongued wizards withdrew
  • I remember that Varney is a smooth-tongued varlet. for more
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