a shrub or small tree, Rhus glabra, of the cashew family, native to North America, having pinnate leaves and green flowers in a dense terminal cluster.
verb (used with object) 1. to persuade by flattery, cajolery, coaxing, or the like: We smooth-talked the company into a huge donation.
[smooth -tuhngd] /ˈsmuðˈtʌŋd/ adjective 1. fluent or convincing in speech; glib. smooth-tongued adjective 1. suave or persuasive in speech
noun, plural smoothies. 1. smoothie. noun, Informal. 1. a person who has a winningly polished manner: He’s such a smoothie he could charm the stripes off a tiger. 2. a thick beverage of fruit pureed in a blender with ice and milk, yogurt, or juice. noun (pl) smoothies 1. (slang) generally (derogatory) a person, esp […]
/S-M-O-P/ [Simple (or Small) Matter of Programming] 1. A piece of code, not yet written, whose anticipated length is significantly greater than its complexity. Used to refer to a program that could obviously be written, but is not worth the trouble. Also used ironically to imply that a difficult problem can be easily solved because […]