smart, brisk, or strong, as a breeze.
Chiefly British Slang. smashing.
a taste or flavor, especially a slight flavor distinctive or suggestive of something:
The chicken had just a smack of garlic.
a trace, touch, or suggestion of something.
a taste, mouthful, or small quantity.
verb (used without object)
to have a taste, flavor, trace, or suggestion:
Your politeness smacks of condescension.
verb (used with object)
to strike sharply, especially with the open hand or a flat object.
to drive or send with a sharp, resounding blow or stroke:
to smack a ball over a fence.
to close and open (the lips) smartly so as to produce a sharp sound, often as a sign of relish, as in eating.
to kiss with or as with a loud sound.
verb (used without object)
to smack the lips.
to collide, come together, or strike something forcibly.
to make a sharp sound as of striking against something.
a sharp, resounding blow, especially with something flat.
a smacking of the lips, as in relish or anticipation.
a resounding or loud kiss.
suddenly and violently:
He rode smack up against the side of the house.
The street runs smack into the center of town.
brisk; lively: a smacking breeze
a smell or flavour that is distinctive though faint
a distinctive trace or touch: the smack of corruption
a small quantity, esp a mouthful or taste
verb (intransitive) foll by of
to have the characteristic smell or flavour (of something): to smack of the sea
to have an element suggestive (of something): his speeches smacked of bigotry
(transitive) to strike or slap smartly, with or as if with the open hand
to strike or send forcibly or loudly or to be struck or sent forcibly or loudly
to open and close (the lips) loudly, esp to show pleasure
(transitive) to kiss noisily
a sharp resounding slap or blow with something flat, or the sound of such a blow
a loud kiss
a sharp sound made by the lips, as in enjoyment
(informal, mainly Brit) have a smack at, to attempt
(informal, mainly Brit) smack in the eye, a snub or setback
with a smack; sharply and unexpectedly
a slang word for heroin
a sailing vessel, usually sloop-rigged, used in coasting and fishing along the British coast
a fishing vessel equipped with a well for keeping the catch alive
noun 1. a taste or flavor, especially a slight flavor distinctive or suggestive of something: The chicken had just a smack of garlic. 2. a trace, touch, or suggestion of something. 3. a taste, mouthful, or small quantity. verb (used without object) 4. to have a taste, flavor, trace, or suggestion: Your politeness smacks of […]
noun 1. snail mail. snail-mail
noun 1. snail mail. S-mail United States Postal Service mail (from “snail mail”)
S.Maj. sergeant major