adjective, smarmier, smarmiest.
excessively or unctuously flattering, ingratiating, servile, etc.:
the emcee with the smarmy welcome.
adjective smarmier, smarmiest
(Brit, informal) obsequiously flattering or unpleasantly suave
small time, the
verb (used without object) 1. to be a source of sharp, local, and usually superficial pain, as a wound. 2. to be the cause of a sharp, stinging pain, as an irritating application, a blow, etc. 3. to feel a sharp, stinging pain, as in a wound. 4. to suffer keenly from wounded feelings: She […]
noun 1. smart aleck. adjective 2. smart-alecky.
noun 1. an obnoxiously conceited person. 2. a wise guy. noun (pl) smart alecks 1. (informal) an irritatingly oversmart person smarmy An impudent or obnoxiously self-assertive individual, a wise guy, as in New teachers often have a hard time coping with the smart alecks in their classes. This expression, dating from the mid-1800s, probably alluded […]
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