money invested or wagered by experienced investors or bettors.
such knowledgeable investors or bettors.
Law. punitive or exemplary damages.
money bet or invested by experienced gamblers or investors, esp with inside information
the gamblers or investors themselves
money paid in order to extricate oneself from an unpleasant situation or agreement, esp from military service
money paid by an employer to someone injured while working for him
(US, law) damages awarded to a plaintiff where the wrong was aggravated by fraud, malice, etc
noun (informal) 1. a witty or sarcastic person 2. witty or sarcastic comments smart guy
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. a device that combines a cell phone with a hand-held computer, typically offering Internet access, data storage, email capability, etc. noun 1. (computing) a mobile telephone with computer features that may enable it to interact with computerized systems, send e-mails, and access the web noun a mobile telephone with extended features as a […]
- Smart quotes
noun curved quotation marks created automatically by a word processor when the user types in straight quotes Examples The smart quotes feature of Microsoft Word can mess things up when the document is moved to the Web. See dumb quotes