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glib
used in The Mill on the Floss

2 uses
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Definition
artfully persuasive in speech or having only superficial plausibility
  • A hook-nosed glib fellow! as cool as a cucumber,—always looking so sure of his game!
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Christmas Holidays (82% in)
  • But he told Mr. Tulliver several stories about "Swing" and incendiarism, and asked his advice about feeding pigs in so thoroughly secular and judicious a manner, with so much polished glibness of tongue, that the miller thought, here was the very thing he wanted for Tom.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Tom's "First Half" (23% in)

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