Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Slippery"

The meaning of "Slippery" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa slippery?
A: resbaladizo
Q: O que significa slippery ?
A: hmm... for example when the floor is wet and you can fall down, because the floor is slippery.
Q: O que significa slippery ?
A: скользкий
Q: O que significa slippery ?
A: depende del contexto, lo más común es que se refiera a algo "resbaloso"

Example sentences using "Slippery"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slippery.
A: The ground was very slippery because of the ice, so we ended up falling a lot.

The soap was slippery, so it often fell out of my hands!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slippery.
A: —“It’s very slippery outside.”
—“Black ice has caused the roads to become slippery.”
—“When I tried to get a hold of the fish, it slipped out of my hand.”

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Synonyms of "Slippery" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre slippery e shifty e fishy ?
A: Something (not someone) can be fishy. Someone's story, their alibi... A situation might seem fishy.

A shifty person is unreliable and untrustworthy, and even probably criminal (there is overlap here with "shady").

I don't say 'slippery' much about people, but I guess it's more about the person being someone you can't depend on, or maybe someone who is evasive. If the police can't catch their suspect, he might be called evasive.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slippery e slimy ?
A: Slippery: 滑りやすい , とてもなめらか. Easy to slip on, very smooth. ("Slippery smooth.")
Slimy: ぬるぬる, スライムらしい Feeling like slime, a slimy texture, "gross."
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slippery e slimy ?
A: when something is slippery... it could be anything making it slippery. Usually, water. Telling you... 'be careful walking'.

when something is SLIMY, that implies there's some kind of GOO, or an unpleasant substance.
"slimy" sounds gross.. 'slippery" doesn't.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slippery e slippy ?
A: i dont know about them but i personally do use that word and hear people using it haha
they mean the same thing except that slippy isn't the formal word(so its used in informal situations like with friends or just people you know) " slippery " is the correct one.

you shouldn't play there its slippy.
this toad is slippy.
be careful those rocks are slippy.
watch out man, those are some slippy steps.

Translations of "Slippery"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? slippery
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