The feathers of the crown are erected, but those of the body are sleeked.
The water had sleeked down his hair to a satin skullcap on his full head.
The thread in the flap now was plainly not soaped; it was fibrous to the touch, not sleeked down, as mine had been.
I sat by the bright fender, and washed my face, and sleeked my pretty paws, and looked on.
In every instance the ...