smart-ass


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smart-ass

(smärt′ăs′)
n. Vulgar Slang
A smart aleck.

smart′-ass′ adj.
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Gordon, one of the administration's allies in the Senate, on Friday said he did not mind such remarks from the President, who also called the lawmaker a 'smart-ass' who moves around 'like a penguin.' Mr.
The doctor said he acted like a smart-ass to compensate for his insecurities.
I have lost money on real estate deals in Florida, Minneapolis and other places, because I was arrogant and a smart-ass.
But C&A's just been blown up," he said before walking off, leaving the smart-ass looking like the patronising posh boy he was.
Somaya added, "Ahlam is very humorous and gullible." We don't think many see the UAE singer as "gullible," especially with her many smart-ass comments and responses to her frenemies on Twitter and Instagram!
Look past all the rhetoric, the self-congratulation, the slick case studies, the creative awards, the campaigns du jour, the planning awards, the effectiveness awards, the smart-ass blogs...
A suspected plane crash in London leads to smart-ass Charlie (Noel) being stuck in a warehouse with an assortment of weirdos.
It's that knowing, bratty, smart-ass twang that I guess is inspired by wearing sunglasses every day of your life and drinking Big Gulps on the beach.
The sculpture, by smart-ass Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, which depicts Seymour as the ultimate trophy wife, graces the cover of Phillips de Pury and Company's Nov.
Your smart-ass ad glorifying witch burning just cost you a 29-year subscriber.
He's also an ex high school wrestler (98-pound class), an obsessed baseball fan, a yoga practitioner, a hopeless romantic, a smart-ass philosopher, a child-like adventurer/observer and on-fire showman with an absurdist's view of this crazy world and the life-forms that inhabit it.
The former Killie and Hibs boss was the master of the smart-ass comment, the snide riposte to a routine query that attempted to undermine the questioner.