Meaning of unctuous
Pronunciation: (ungk'ch-us), [key]
- characterized by excessive piousness or moralistic fervor, esp. in an affected manner; excessively smooth, suave, or smug.
- of the nature of or characteristic of an unguent or ointment; oily; greasy.
- having an oily or soapy feel, as certain minerals.
- unctuous (Thesaurus)