Glib in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glib

Having a ready flow of words but lacking thought or understanding; superficial; shallow. | (dated) Smooth or slippery. | Artfully persuasive but insincere in nature; smooth-talking, honey-tongued, silver-tongued | (obsolete) To castrate; to geld; to emasculate. | (historical) A mass of matted hair worn down over the eyes, formerly worn in Ireland.

Short Sentences for Glib

  • 1. They were glib and apologetic. 🔊
  • 2. Dutchy was a very glib talker. 🔊
  • 3. The chauffeur was glib enough. 🔊
  • 4. The retort was glib enough. 🔊
  • 5. Boys so glib as you never really love. 🔊
  • 6. Peter was neither particularly glib nor witty. 🔊
  • 7. Nina, that glib tongue of yours has not been blabbing. 🔊
  • 8. Thy rymes should run as glib and smooth as oyl. 🔊
  • 9. The doctor scented mischief in the glib phrases. 🔊
  • 10. Your great Generals could be glib about it. 🔊
  • 11. Resource, readiness, abundance of glib phrases must in time become his. 🔊
  • 12. There was unction in the glib quickness of Tom's reply. 🔊
  • 13. He war mighty smart, an' had a good head-piece, an' a orful glib tongue. 🔊

How to use Glib in Sentences?

  • 1. He was not quite sure that he would have been ready with this glib explanation. 🔊
  • 2. I have seen more fall into a habit of glib lying, under the teazing constraint. 🔊
  • 3. Elizabeth was forty-one years old then, but apparently very attractive and glib of tongue. 🔊
  • 4. She began to read laboriously and slowly from the book, adding explanatory notes in glib tones. 🔊
  • 5. As to the auctioneers, they are always glib of tongue, good-natured, and persuasive. 🔊
  • 6. Some thought possibly that I was a glib liar; others did not even trouble to think anything. 🔊
  • 7. Lombard and Sawtell looked admiringly at Lonergan and more than ever appreciated his glib tongue. 🔊
  • 8. Is slavery, pray, so soft, and glib a tie, That you prefer the chain to liberty? 🔊
  • 9. We have always been very glib about democracy; we have assumed that this country was a democracy because we named it so. 🔊