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For example, in his words: Multiply distances by five, heights by ten, and slickness by twenty.
No English can compass that amount of slickness; so her speech was left crude.
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Obtruded instead is the astounding slickness of Mr. Sargent's technique: not the sitter, but the painter, is master here.
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More buffing and the house took on a high shine, a slippery slickness.
I did him just as well as I knew how, making allowance for the slickness of oils.

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verbicidenoun | [vur-buh-sahyd ]SEE DEFINITION
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