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synonyms for slithery

  • glossy
  • greasy
  • icy
  • lubricious
  • oily
  • oleaginous
  • shiny
  • sleek
  • sleeky
  • slippery
  • slippery as an eel
  • soapy
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How to use slithery in a sentence

How I am nauseated with sentiment and nobility, the macaroni slithery-slobbery mess of modern adorations.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
So we hastened to the stable yard and inspected the kennels, where the two mothers lay with their slithery tail-wagging broods.
THE MOUNTEBANKWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Then came the sound of a hearty greeting in a masculine voice, followed by a slithery sound of wet clothing.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS AT BLUFF POINTLAURA LEE HOPE
Up we went another twenty yards, then another; but always to find that slithery rock-face mocking our efforts to outflank it.
UNEXPLORED SPAINABEL CHAPMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO SLITHERY

  • anointed
  • creamy
  • daubed
  • fatty
  • lubricious
  • oleaginous
  • pomaded
  • salved
  • slick
  • slimy
  • slithery
  • smeared
  • unctuous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.