aalglatt

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aal (eel) +‎ glatt (slippery).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌaːlˈɡlat/
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  • Rhymes: -at

Adjective[edit]

aalglatt (comparative aalglatter, superlative am aalglattesten)

  1. (literally, fairly rare) very slippery, like the skin of an eel
  2. (figurative) slippery; unlikely to commit oneself
  3. (figurative) slick; slimy; professional in a disingenuous way

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