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Unctuous

Antonyms for unctuous:

ingenuous, true, sincere, genuine.

Synonyms for unctuous:

Sense 1

dishonest, complimentary.

Sense 2

sugary, ingratiating.

Sense 3

sleek.

Other synonyms and related words:

counterfeit, sleek, impious, dishonest, phony, two-faced, janus-faced, double, hypocritical, fulsome, pretended, complimentary, jive, gushing, lip, ingratiating, backhanded, smarmy, mealymouthed, oleaginous, feigned, left-handed, sebaceous, phony-baloney, gushy, sugary, glib, adulatory, artificial, hagiographic, Double dealing, mealy, double-faced, insincere, Pecksniffian, fake.

dishonest (adjective)

Double dealing.

flattering (adjective)

complimentary.

fulsome (adjective)

mealymouthed, insincere.

ingratiating (adjective)

buttery, smooth, insincere, smarmy, fulsome.

irreligious (adjective)

impious.

oily (adjective)

buttery, oleaginous, greasy, oily, soapy, lubricious, adipose, saponaceous, smooth, Pinguid, slippery, fatty.

sycophantic (adjective)

ingratiating.

Sense 1 (noun)

sugary.

Sense 2 (noun)

sleek.

unctuous (noun)

buttery, insincere, oily, smarmy, oleaginous, fulsome.

deceiving (verb)

hypocritical.

smooth (verb)

glib.

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