unctuous

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unctuous

[′əŋk·shəs]
(materials)
Greasy, oily, or soapy to the touch.
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If Blair found himself similarly indisposed it's doubtful whether there's an actor in the world who could match his theatrical range of verbose, meaningless unctuousness.
Extremely rich foods, from blue cheese to foie gras, fare well with sweet companions that have enough underlying acid to counter the foods' unctuousness.
During an interview while on daily deadline, Storin is bright, considerate of the questions asked of him and honest without urgency or unctuousness.
And Ollie North, prickus americanus, polluting his trust and wanting our love for that; fraud, concealing, evading, our national pastimes; baseball - and lying; and unctuousness, it's called debasement; it's called slime.
I've grown sick of the hypocritical unctuousness of our leaders as each week they trot out the mechanical "heartfelt" tributes to the kids killed in useless conflict in Afghanistan.
Husband George Catchpool oozes just the right amount of slick unctuousness, coupled with a "hard" streak, to give life to his part as the "oily" South American blackmailer, and he handles his difficult accent admirably.
Or even Rory Bremner - an indifferent impressionist, a sorry excuse for a satirist and a snide egotist but still, surely, preferable to a man who has pushed opportunist unctuousness to hitherto unplumbed depths