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1.
Smarmy individual who hugs a lot, gets too close and is generally over friendly in an irritating way.
That phoney glad hander invades my space.
by sevenhn December 14, 2005
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2.
A person who makes a bargain without the intention of keeping it.
That bastard at our record label is a total Gladhander.
by demillepro July 28, 2009
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