What does the word glib mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Glibness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Glibly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Fluent and plausible.

Usage examples for glib

  1. But I have felt sure he has a " glib" side. – A Midsummer Drive Through The Pyrenees by Edwin Asa Dix
  2. Her glib talk taken mechanically from cheap philosophy about being what you think you are, about shifting moral responsibility onto good intentions, about living for the present and ignoring the past with the uncertain future, took him in completely. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  3. We insert glib phrases about duty into all our reckonings. – Americans and Others by Agnes Repplier