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Sleeken

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Sleeken to make smooth or sleek
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Scand., Ice. slĂ­kr, sleek; cf. Dut. slijk, Ger. schlick, grease.

Usage

In literature:

Soften, sleeken every word, As if speaking to a bird.
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