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The Universal Dictionary

slick

[slɪk] брит. / амер.

  1. прил.

      1. гладкий; скользкий

      2. блестящий, лоснящийся, глянцевитый

      1. ловкий; искусный, умелый

      2. хитрый; скользкий

    1. амер.; разг. отличный; приятный, симпатичный

    2. амер.; разг.

      1. лёгкий, развлекательный; неглубокий, поверхностный

      2. банальный, избитый, неоригинальный

  2. нареч.; амер.

    1. быстро; ловко, легко; без труда

    2. усилит.; разг. прямо; совсем

  3. гл.

      1. сглаживать; полировать

      2. обычно slick down приглаживать, прилизывать (волосы с помощью геля и т. п.)

    1. амер.; разг.

      1. = slick up наводить лоск, украшать; приводить в порядок

      2. прихорашиваться; принаряжаться

  4. сущ.

      1. = oil slick плёнка, полоса (на поверхности воды от расплывшейся нефти, масла и т. п.)

      2. лоснящаяся, прилизанная прядь (волос или шерсти животного)

    1. взмах, удар

    2. амер. неклеймёное животное (обычно телёнок)

    3. амер.; разг. популярный иллюстрированный журнал (на мелованной бумаге)

    4. амер.; разг. ловкий обманщик, пройдоха

Learning (En-Ru)

slick

[slɪk]

adj

  1. неодобр.

    • a slick film — хорошо сделанный, но неглубокий по содержанию фильм
  2. ловкий, быстрый

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It was all over his left thigh, dark and slick in the watery light of a flickering streetlight.
Темную, отливающую блеском в водянистом свете фонарей… все его левое бедро было залито ею.
Mead, Richelle / Succubus DreamsМид, Райчел / Сны суккуба
Сны суккуба
Мид, Райчел
© И. Шаргородская, перевод на русский язык, 2010
© Издание на русском языке, ООО "Издательство"Эксмо", 2010
© 2008 by Richelle Mead
Succubus Dreams
Mead, Richelle
© 2008 by Richelle Mead
They made a cautious descent of the slick stone, finding a loose, rusted railing that offered an uncertain handhold.
Они начали осторожно спускаться по скользким каменным ступеням, нащупывая ржавые, шатающиеся перила, служившие хоть какой-то опорой.
Brooks, Terry / The Scions of ShannaraБрукс, Терри / Потомки Шаннары
Потомки Шаннары
Брукс, Терри
The Scions of Shannara
Brooks, Terry
© 1990 by Terry Brooks
Or some lawyer got you off on some slick technicality?
А может, какой-нибудь адвокатишка вызволил тебя за хорошую взятку?
Irving, John / The world According to GarpИрвинг, Джон / Мир глазами Гарпа
Мир глазами Гарпа
Ирвинг, Джон
© 1976, 1977, 1978 by John Irving
© И. Тогоева, перевод на русский язык, 2009
© ООО Издательская группа "Аттикус", 2009
The world According to Garp
Irving, John
© 1976, 1977, 1978 by John Irving
Lucas Villalobos looked over from where he leaned against the mantel, his lank hair lying slick against his forehead.
Облокотившись на каминную полку, Лукас Виллалобос осмотрелся, его гладкие волосы скользили по его лбу.
Saintcrow, Lilith / The Devil's Right HandСэйнткроу, Лилит / Правая рука дьявола
Правая рука дьявола
Сэйнткроу, Лилит
© 2007 by Lilith Saintcrow
© Волковский В. Перевод на русский язык, 2010
© Издание на руском языке, ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2010
The Devil's Right Hand
Saintcrow, Lilith
© 2007 by Lilith Saintcrow
They are black and green. His tongue squirms between them and then slides out to slick his grinning, bitter lips.
Эти редкие зубы - почерневшие и зеленоватые... между ними просовывается язык, вылезает наружу и облизывает потрескавшиеся губы, растянутые в улыбке.
King, Stephen / ThinnerКинг, Стивен / Худеющий
Худеющий
Кинг, Стивен
© Richard Bachman, 1984
© Перевод. "Кэдмэн", 1998
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2008
Thinner
King, Stephen
© Richard Brachman, 1984
She replaced the mice in the cage by the wall with the others. A glance out the window showed her that though the sky was still grey, the rain had let up. The cobbles of Peter Street were slick and wet.
Джоди вернула мышей в клетку и выглянула в окно: небо было еще серым, однако дождь уже прекратился, и Питер‑стрит заманчиво поблескивала мокрой мостовой.
De Lint, Charles / The Little CountryДе Линт, Чарльз / Маленькая страна
Маленькая страна
Де Линт, Чарльз
The Little Country
De Lint, Charles
© 1991 by Charles de Lint
He must learn that he can't storm up and down the world with a box of moist tubes and a slick brush.
Он должен понять, что он не может завоевать и покорить весь мир ящиком красок и гладкой кистью.
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard / The Light That FailedКиплинг, Джозеф Редьярд / Свет погас
Свет погас
Киплинг, Джозеф Редьярд
© "Издательство П. П. Сойкина", 1915
The Light That Failed
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard
© 2011 by Victorian Secrets
I found one all right, alarmingly slick and chill, not exactly a wall you'd expect to find in the climate controlled Dolphin Hotel.
Ладонь уперлась в вертикальную поверхность. Стена была на месте. Гладкая и холодная. Слишком холодная для отеля "Дельфин".
Murakami, Haruki / Dance, dance, danceМураками, Харуки / Дэнс, дэнс, дэнс
Дэнс, дэнс, дэнс
Мураками, Харуки
© Haruki Murakami 1991 "Dansu, dansu, dansu"
© Дмитрий Коваленин, 2001
Dance, dance, dance
Murakami, Haruki
© 1994 by Kodansha International Ltd.
My fingertips came away slick with my own blood.
На кончиках пальцев осталась кровь.
Butcher, Jim / Storm FrontБатчер, Джим / Гроза из Преисподней
Гроза из Преисподней
Батчер, Джим
© Jim Butcher, 2000
© Перевод Н.К. Кудряшев, 2006
© Издание на русском языке AST Publishers, 2010
Storm Front
Butcher, Jim
© Jim Butcher, 2000
It looked like spillage, a slick of ruined and refitted boats, untidy across the waves, shapeless, its edges random and unchanging.
Это был хаос, собрание мертвых и переоснащенных кораблей - неприглядная и бесформенная масса, с неровными и застывшими границами.
Mieville, China / The ScarМьевиль, Чайна / Шрам
Шрам
Мьевиль, Чайна
© Перевод. Г. Крылов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
© 2002 by China Mieville
The Scar
Mieville, China
© 2002 by China Mieville
Pretty slick, huh?
Довольно хитро, правда?
Crane, Dave,Pascarello, Eric / Ajax in ActionКрейн, Дейв,Паскарелло, Эрик / Ajax в действии
Ajax в действии
Крейн, Дейв,Паскарелло, Эрик
© 2006 by Manning Publications Co.
© Издательский дом "Вильямс", 2006
Ajax in Action
Crane, Dave,Pascarello, Eric
© 2006 by Manning Publications Co.
The mold also made the walls slick so even the tips of her boots dragging across the floor failed to offer any significant braking.
Из-за того, что стены теперь были сплошь покрыты этим лишайником, тормозить стало и вовсе невозможно: ботинки беспомощно скользили по влажному желтому покрову.
Rollins, James / SubterraneanРоллинс, Джеймс / Пещера
Пещера
Роллинс, Джеймс
© 1999 by Jim Czajkowski
© А. Новиков, перевод, 2008
© ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", издание на русском языке, 2008
Subterranean
Rollins, James
© 1999 by Jim Czajkowski
His fingers were slick with blood and he wiped it on his clothes, on his arms, on his face—just as it should be.
Его пальцы стали скользкими от крови, и Девять Смертей вытирал их об одежду, о свои руки, о свое лицо – как и должно быть.
Abercrombie, Joe / The Blade ItselfАберкромби, Джо / Кровь и железо
Кровь и железо
Аберкромби, Джо
© 2006 by Joe Abercrombie.
© Перевод. В. Иванов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
The Blade Itself
Abercrombie, Joe
© 2007 by Joe Abercrombie
Barnes stopped and leaned against the balustrade, gazing down into the slick, black water of the Thames.
Барнс, прислонившись к балюстраде, смотрел на темную гладь Темзы.
Laurie, Hugh / The Gun SellerЛори, Хью / Торговец пушками
Торговец пушками
Лори, Хью
© Александр Рахуба, перевод, 2009
© "Фантом Пресс", издание, 2009
© Hugh Laurie, The Gun Seller, 1996
The Gun Seller
Laurie, Hugh
© 1996 by Hugh Laurie
nearshore, slick moving through area of shallow water with coral reefs, towards a mangrove area;
прибрежная зона моря, нефтяное пятно движется через мелководье с коралловыми рифами в направлении мангровых зарослей;
©2011 IPIECA
©2011 IPIECA

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slɪkAdjectiveгладкий; скользкийExamples

slick wet leaves — мокрые скользкие листья

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Collocations

advertising slick
реклама на мелованной бумаге
advertising slick
рекламное издание на мелованной бумаге
oil slick
нефтяная пленка
oil slick detection radar
РЛС для обнаружения очагов нефтяного
sea slick
морская гладь
slick spot
солевое пятно на почве
slick water
реагент на водной основе для снижения поверхностного натяжения
slick line
трос для работ в скважине
slick operation
недогрузка предприятия
slick operation
неполная загрузка производственных мощностей
slick joint
гладкая труба
oil slick detection radar
радиолокационная станция для обнаружения следов нефти на поверхности моря
slick bar
боновое заграждение нефтяного разлива
slick bottomhole assembly
забойная компоновка без стабилизаторов
dry-slick test
определение по сухому образцу

Word forms

slick

adverb
Positive degreeslick
Comparative degreeslicker
Superlative degreeslickest

slick

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseslickslicks
Possessive caseslick'sslicks'

slick

adjective
Positive degreeslick
Comparative degreeslicker
Superlative degreeslickest

slick

verb
Basic forms
Pastslicked
Imperativeslick
Present Participle (Participle I)slicking
Past Participle (Participle II)slicked
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I slickwe slick
you slickyou slick
he/she/it slicksthey slick
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am slickingwe are slicking
you are slickingyou are slicking
he/she/it is slickingthey are slicking
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have slickedwe have slicked
you have slickedyou have slicked
he/she/it has slickedthey have slicked
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been slickingwe have been slicking
you have been slickingyou have been slicking
he/she/it has been slickingthey have been slicking
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I slickedwe slicked
you slickedyou slicked
he/she/it slickedthey slicked
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was slickingwe were slicking
you were slickingyou were slicking
he/she/it was slickingthey were slicking
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had slickedwe had slicked
you had slickedyou had slicked
he/she/it had slickedthey had slicked
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been slickingwe had been slicking
you had been slickingyou had been slicking
he/she/it had been slickingthey had been slicking
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will slickwe shall/will slick
you will slickyou will slick
he/she/it will slickthey will slick
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be slickingwe shall/will be slicking
you will be slickingyou will be slicking
he/she/it will be slickingthey will be slicking
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have slickedwe shall/will have slicked
you will have slickedyou will have slicked
he/she/it will have slickedthey will have slicked
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been slickingwe shall/will have been slicking
you will have been slickingyou will have been slicking
he/she/it will have been slickingthey will have been slicking
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would slickwe should/would slick
you would slickyou would slick
he/she/it would slickthey would slick
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be slickingwe should/would be slicking
you would be slickingyou would be slicking
he/she/it would be slickingthey would be slicking
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have slickedwe should/would have slicked
you would have slickedyou would have slicked
he/she/it would have slickedthey would have slicked
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been slickingwe should/would have been slicking
you would have been slickingyou would have been slicking
he/she/it would have been slickingthey would have been slicking
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am slickedwe are slicked
you are slickedyou are slicked
he/she/it is slickedthey are slicked
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being slickedwe are being slicked
you are being slickedyou are being slicked
he/she/it is being slickedthey are being slicked
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been slickedwe have been slicked
you have been slickedyou have been slicked
he/she/it has been slickedthey have been slicked
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was slickedwe were slicked
you were slickedyou were slicked
he/she/it was slickedthey were slicked
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being slickedwe were being slicked
you were being slickedyou were being slicked
he/she/it was being slickedthey were being slicked
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been slickedwe had been slicked
you had been slickedyou had been slicked
he/she/it had been slickedthey had been slicked
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be slickedwe shall/will be slicked
you will be slickedyou will be slicked
he/she/it will be slickedthey will be slicked
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been slickedwe shall/will have been slicked
you will have been slickedyou will have been slicked
he/she/it will have been slickedthey will have been slicked