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English noun: slicker

1. slicker (artifact) a macintosh made from cotton fabric treated with oil and pigment to make it waterproof


Broader (hypernym)mac, macintosh, mack, mackintosh

2. slicker (person) a person with good manners and stylish clothing

Broader (hypernym)man of the world, sophisticate

Narrower (hyponym)city boy, city slicker

3. slicker (person) someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

Synonymsbeguiler, cheat, cheater, deceiver, trickster

Broader (hypernym)offender, wrongdoer

Narrower (hyponym)betrayer, bluffer, charlatan, chiseler, chiseller, counterfeiter, decoy, defalcator, defrauder, dissembler, dissimulator, dodger, double-crosser, double-dealer, embezzler, fake, faker, falsifier, figurehead, finagler, forger, fortune hunter, four-flusher, fox, fraud, front, front man, gouger, grifter, hypocrite, imitator, impersonator, imposter, impostor, liar, misleader, mountebank, nominal head, obscurantist, peculator, phoney, phony, pretender, pretender, prevaricator, pseud, pseudo, role player, sandbagger, scammer, sham, shammer, slyboots, steerer, straw man, strawman, swindler, traitor, two-timer, two-timer, utterer, wangler

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