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English adjective: sleek

1. sleek well-groomed and neatly tailored; especially too well-groomed

SamplesSleek figures in expensive clothes.



2. sleek designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow

SamplesA streamlined convertible.

Synonymsaerodynamic, flowing, streamlined


Antonymsrough, unsmooth

3. sleek having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light

SamplesGlossy auburn hair.
Satiny gardenia petals.
Sleek black fur.
Silken eyelashes.
Silky skin.
A silklike fabric.
Slick seals and otters.

Synonymssatiny, silken, silklike, silky, slick



English verb: sleek

1. sleek (contact) make slick or smooth


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)polish, shine, smooth, smoothen

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