Definition of sleek verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

sleek

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//sliːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sliːk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they sleek
BrE BrE//sliːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sliːk//
 
he / she / it sleeks
BrE BrE//sliːks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sliːks//
 
past simple sleeked
BrE BrE//sliːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sliːkt//
 
past participle sleeked
BrE BrE//sliːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sliːkt//
 
-ing form sleeking
BrE BrE//ˈsliːkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsliːkɪŋ//
 
 
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sleek something (back/down) to make something, especially hair, smooth and shiny His glossy hair was sleeked back over his ears. Word Origin late Middle English: a later variant of slick (adjective and verb).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sleek

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