Synonyms for soapy

Synonyms for (adj) soapy

Synonyms: unctuous, oily, oleaginous, fulsome, smarmy, soapy, buttery

Definition: unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

Usage: buttery praise; gave him a fulsome introduction; an oily sycophantic press agent; oleaginous hypocrisy; smarmy self-importance; the unctuous Uriah Heep; soapy compliments

Similar words: insincere

Definition: lacking sincerity

Usage: a charming but thoroughly insincere woman; their praise was extravagant and insincere

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