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synonyms for glibly

  • ably
  • adroitly
  • aptly
  • deftly
  • expertly
  • handily
  • ingeniously
  • neatly
  • nimbly
  • skillfully
  • smoothly
  • agilely
  • cunningly
  • dexterously
  • facilely
  • proficiently
  • quickly
  • readily
  • resourcefully

antonyms for glibly

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  • awkwardly
  • clumsily
  • unskillfully
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How to use glibly in a sentence

But such a thing had, nevertheless, come quite glibly out of her mouth, and she knew not why.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Barrington thanked him, he could do no less, yet he felt little trust in a man who could confess so glibly to treachery.
THE LIGHT THAT LURESPERCY BREBNER
The design he talks so glibly about is in him, not outside of him.
THEISM OR ATHEISMCHAPMAN COHEN
I can see that it really is a very fair article, but do not detect the extraordinary excellencies so glibly described.
THE HILLS AND THE VALERICHARD JEFFERIES
"Oh—er—for a little while," said Mr. Milburgh glibly, trying to remember what he had heard about Sam Stay.
THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
McNab on the other side of the table, leaning across it was talking to him, his voice running glibly.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
"It is Jean of the Evil Eye who has sent me," he said glibly, with an eye on the abb's hands in case there should be a knife.
THE ISLE OF UNRESTHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
There was really none of the genius about which historians write so glibly in this decision.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
"Messer Blondel has been at the house," Louis murmured glibly, his mind centred on the question how much he should tell.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
And Philip, who entered at first glibly enough at the rector's side, was soon drawn into depths far beyond him.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLIBLY

  • ably
  • adroitly
  • agilely
  • aptly
  • cunningly
  • deftly
  • dexterously
  • expertly
  • facilely
  • glibly
  • handily
  • ingeniously
  • neatly
  • nimbly
  • proficiently
  • quickly
  • readily
  • resourcefully
  • skillfully
  • smoothly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.