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Meaning of "glibness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GLIBNESS

glibness  [ˈɡlɪbnɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GLIBNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Glibness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GLIBNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of glibness in the English dictionary

The definition of glibness in the dictionary is the quality or state of being glib.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GLIBNESS


Agnes
ˈæɡnɪs
awareness
əˈwɛənɪs
business
ˈbɪznɪs
darkness
ˈdɑːknɪs
Denis
ˈdɛnɪs
Dennis
ˈdɛnɪs
deviousness
ˈdiːvɪəsnɪs
drabness
ˈdræbnɪs
effectiveness
ɪˈfɛktɪvnɪs
fitness
ˈfɪtnɪs
goodness
ˈɡʊdnɪs
happiness
ˈhæpɪnɪs
illness
ˈɪlnɪs
madness
ˈmædnɪs
penis
ˈpiːnɪs
tennis
ˈtɛnɪs
thickness
ˈθɪknɪs
tiredness
ˈtaɪədnɪs
Venice
ˈvɛnɪs
witness
ˈwɪtnɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GLIBNESS

glia
gliadin
gliadine
glial
glib
glib ice
glibber
glibbery
glibbest
glibly
glid
gliddery
glide
glide path
glide slope
glide time
glider
gliding
glidingly
gliff

WORDS THAT END LIKE GLIBNESS

brightness
completeness
consciousness
do the business
dumbness
Guinness
holiness
in the wilderness
kindness
ness
numbness
plumbness
sadness
sickness
snubness
superbness
weakness
wellness
wilderness
willingness

Synonyms and antonyms of glibness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GLIBNESS»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «glibness» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of glibness

Translation of «glibness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GLIBNESS

Find out the translation of glibness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of glibness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «glibness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

glibness
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

labia
570 millions of speakers

English

glibness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

glibness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

العفوية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бойкость
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

loquacidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

glibness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bagou
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Glibness
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zungenfertigkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

glibness
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

glibness
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Glibness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

có miệng lưởi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வழவழப்பான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ग्लिबनेस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yüzeysellik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

loquacità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

glibness
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

жвавість
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

volubilitate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ευστροφίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gladheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

munvighet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

glibness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of glibness

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GLIBNESS»

The term «glibness» is normally little used and occupies the 133.888 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of glibness
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GLIBNESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «glibness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «glibness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about glibness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GLIBNESS»

Discover the use of glibness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to glibness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Neurotic Styles
The glibness and unself-critical immediacy of the psychopath's ideas and thinking are not, in themselves, lying or insincerity, but they narrow and blur the subjective distance, so to speak, between sincerity and insincerity, and they comprise ...
David Shapiro, 1974
2
Psychopathy: Theory, Research, and Implications for Society
and magnitude of these differences may be best illustrated by examining the IRCs of two items: Glibness/superficial charm and Callous/lack of empathy (see figure 3). Figure 3. Item characteristic curves for Glibness/superficial charm and ...
D.J. Cooke, Adelle E. Forth, Robert D. Hare, 1998
3
CliffsNotes on Crane's The Red Badge of Courage
Crane writes Henry's answer as, “'Over on th7 right. I got separated—began the youth with considerable glibness.” The prepositional phrase at issue is “with considerable glibness.” (Synonyms for “glib” include “slick,” “smooth,” and “easy.
Patrick J. Salerno, 2004
4
An Exploration of the Interpersonal Features of Psychopathy
Ronna Jean Dillinger. Glibness/superficial charm (a = 1.78, bi = .01, b2 = .94). The steepness of the slope of the curve (the a parameter) shows a good relationship with psychopathy, while the b parameters show that it occurred at higher levels ...
Ronna Jean Dillinger, 2007
5
Synopsis of the Results of the Operations
the effect of the screw in increasing or lessening the glibness of the axis, and of judging better than he " could do without its assistance how much more adjustment is required to obtain the degree of glibness " desired. " Before attempting the ...
India. Great Trigonometrical Survey, 1875
6
Sorties
Glibness is the ease of statement of the moment, whether this ease has to do with suffering, with patriotism, with sex, or with anything else. Glibness is glibness in any generation. I can remember those marvelous days when I would prowl ...
James Dickey, 1984
7
After Confucius: Psychology and Moral Power
4.4 Objection I – Manners and glibness Behind all of this talk of charisma, power and influence lurk concerns about those who wield such power, and I believe we find such concerns (quite naturally) in the Analects itself. They are perhaps most  ...
Hagop Sarkissian, 2008
8
Adult Psychopathology: A Social Work Perspective
Active Intervention The glibness of the antisocial person has been mentioned. This goes hand in hand with shallow affect. Both call for active intervention, rather than passive observation, on the part of the clinician. To permit glibness is ...
Francis Joseph Turner, 1984
9
Manufacturing Social Distress: Psychopathy in Everyday Life
Pathological Glibness: The Manipulation of Meaning in the Communication of Deceit Psychopaths invariably speak well, colorfully, persuasively, and volubly about themselves and their past (though only minimally about their future). What is ...
Robert W. Rieber, 1997
10
God's Best for My Life: A Classic Daily Devotional
Beyond. Glibness. to. Greatness. Matthew. 21:28-32. Which of the two did the will of his father? (matthew 21:31) Take a piece of paper. Fold it in half. On the left side list the priorities of your life in the order of importance. What do you think is ...
Lloyd John Ogilvie, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GLIBNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term glibness is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Jerry Weintraub Appreciation: A Hollywood Mogul Straight Out of …
But there was more to Weintraub than the the glibness, the bling, the motor mouth that caused him to title his 2010 autobiography “When I Stop ... «TheWrap, Jul 15»
2
Methodist Official: “I never have asked Jesus to define marriage”
Mefford's official position makes it impossible to dismiss his comments as the mere product of one man's glibness, rather than to admit them as ... «First Things, Jul 15»
3
Joseph Luzzi's 'In a Dark Wood'
'The Divine Comedy' was not a self-help manual,” he reminds himself, and for the most part he avoids the glibness of the book's subtitle. Oddly ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
4
Create a new currency, a $25 bill, to honor women: Letters
At worst your editorial is insulting in its condescension and at best disappointing in its glibness. — Mary Emily Smiley, Gardena. Recognize ... «The Daily Breeze, Jul 15»
5
Why PR is up and advertising down
Despite the popular nostalgia of Mad Men and the glibness of Gruen, advertising is nowhere near as persuasive as it once was. «Marketing magazine Australia, Jul 15»
6
Banality of Anti-Russian Criticism
One example of the authoritative geopolitical stand, in all its glibness: “As a senior European official attending a conference organized by ... «CounterPunch, Jun 15»
7
"Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" a quirky tear-jerker
Sure there might be some people who might find the film's glibness to be a little too overbearing, but it's hard to argue with the film's payoff - one ... «Bowling Green Daily News, Jun 15»
8
Why Fox News fell out of love with Sarah Palin
That forum requires a quick glibness, the ability to talk smoothly and deliver messages without hesitating or faltering. When she speaks ... «The Week Magazine, Jun 15»
9
'Lurid & Cute,' by Adam Thirlwell
... unlikable narrator (a fact that both the narrator and his creator express a certain anxiety over), but this unrelenting glibness grows wearisome. «SFGate, Jun 15»
10
Ambassador reveals how Obama undermined Israel
... by what he considered Netanyahu's “superficiality” and his “glibness . . . his arrogance and outlandish ambition” that he “recommended that ... «New York Post, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Glibness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/glibness>. Nov 2022 ».
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