Definitions for slickerˈslɪk ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

slick•erˈslɪk ər(n.)

  1. a long, loose oilskin raincoat.

    Category: Clothing

  2. any raincoat.

    Category: Clothing

  3. Informal. a swindler; a sly cheat.

    Category: Informal

    Ref: city slicker.

Origin of slicker:

1880–85,Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. oilskin, slicker(noun)

    a macintosh made from cotton fabric treated with oil and pigment to make it waterproof

  2. slicker(noun)

    a person with good manners and stylish clothing

  3. deceiver, cheat, cheater, trickster, beguiler, slicker(noun)

    someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

Wiktionary

  1. slicker(Noun)

    A waterproof coat or jacket.

  2. slicker(Noun)

    A person who is perceived as clever, urbane and possibly disreputable. (abbreviation of city slicker.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slicker(noun)

    that which makes smooth or sleek

  2. Slicker(noun)

    a kind of burnisher for leather

  3. Slicker(noun)

    a curved tool for smoothing the surfaces of a mold after the withdrawal of the pattern

  4. Slicker(noun)

    a waterproof coat

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