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smooth·ie

also smooth·y  (smo͞o′thē)
n. pl. smooth·ies
1. Informal A person regarded as being assured and artfully ingratiating in manner.
2. A drink that is made of fruit or sometimes vegetables and is blended with juice, milk, or yogurt and often ice until smooth.
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smoothie

(ˈsmuːðɪ) or

smoothy

n, pl smoothies
1. slang usually derogatory a person, esp a man, who is suave or slick, esp in speech, dress, or manner
2. (Cookery) a smooth, thick drink made with puréed fresh fruit and yogurt, ice cream, or milk
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

smooth•ie

or smooth•y

(ˈsmu ði)

n., pl. smooth•ies.
1. Informal. a person, esp. a man, who has a winningly polished manner.
2. a thick beverage of fruit pureed in a blender with some combination of milk or yogurt, juice, and ice.
[1920–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smoothie - someone with an assured and ingratiating mannersmoothie - someone with an assured and ingratiating manner
dissembler, dissimulator, hypocrite, phoney, phony, pretender - a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives
2.smoothie - a thick smooth drink consisting of fresh fruit pureed with ice cream or yoghurt or milk
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
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Translations

smoothie

[ˈsmuːðɪ] N (pej) → zalamero/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

smoothie

[ˈsmuːðɪ] n
(= persuasive man) → charmeur m
(= fruit drink) boisson à base de purée de fruits, parfois additionnée de yaourt ou de glace
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

smoothie

smoothy [ˈsmuːðɪ] n (fam, pej) to be a smoothieessere anche troppo cortese e disinvolto/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Smoothie 1 8oz white grape juice 1 large banana 2 teaspoons vanilla essence 2 tablespoons Greek yoghurt Smoothie 2 8oz cranberry juice 80-100g frozen raspberries 3 handfuls of porridge oats 2 tablespoons Greek yoghurt Smoothie 3 8oz apple juice 1 large ripe pear or tinned pear would be sweeter and easier this time of year 3 inches of cucumber 1 inch of fresh ginger 2 tablespoons Greek yoghurt Method The method is the same, so put all the ingredients in a liquidiser and whiz smooth.
BCD, in conjunction with Performance Food Centers (PFC), oversaw the development of Vitamin Shoppe's new smoothie concept which has debuted in their Little Falls and Bridgewater locations in New Jersey.
They do physical activity every day and the Smoothie Bar is just building on what we already try to instil in them."
Pupils can choose between banana and strawberry smoothie and freshly squeezed orange and apple juice.
There are now more than 4,000 retail locations in the United States where customers can buy smoothies. In Mintel's exclusive consumer research, more than half of respondents in the 18- to 34-year-old range said that they'd had a smoothie in the past month.
DOLE SMOOTHIE STARTERS offer a no-fuss solution for expanding beverage menus.
Mark Paddock launches Smoothie Express in Metquarter with Claire Chang of Dream High
Izzi Seccombe, portfolio holder at Shire Hall for children, said: "Congratulations to Eden - her smoothie sounds delicious."
Now the Eat In Colour campaign has devised a way to ensure you get your five-plus of fruit and vegetables a day while indulging your smoothie habit, with a recipe for every day of the week.
Peanut butter banana oatmeal smoothie Ingredients * 1tbsp peanut butter * 1/2 glass milk * 1 banana cut into piece * 2 tbsp oatmeal cooked Preparation Take all the above ingredients and blend.