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glib
used in This Side of Paradise

3 uses
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Definition
artfully persuasive in speech or having only superficial plausibility
  • She fed him sections of the "Fetes Galantes" before he was ten; at eleven he could talk glibly, if rather reminiscently, of Brahms and Mozart and Beethoven.
    1.1 — Amory, Son of Beatrice (8% in)
  • After supper they attended the movies, where Amory was fascinated by the glib comments of a man in front of him, as well as by the wild yelling and shouting.
    1.2 — Spires and Gargoyles (5% in)
  • You talk glibly.
    2.5 — The Egotist Becomes a Personage (81% in)

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