Thesaurus / smart aleck
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Oh, I've got a little business to transact with Reeves and some other smart Aleck downtown.

"Thought hisself a smart Aleck, I reckon," remarked the hunter, with continual contempt.

For if we don't run across that bag mighty soon we're bound to make it warm for this Smart Aleck.

The Banner Boy ScoutsGeorge A. Warren

The result was a greasy coat collar and the general tout ensemble of the genus "smart Aleck."

RemarksBill Nye

You had the chance; 'twould have served me right for playing the smart Aleck.

Mary-'GustaJoseph C. Lincoln

“That sounds suspiciously like trying to be a Smart Aleck,” I retorted.

The Prairie MotherArthur Stringer

It was the history of all smart Aleck's, and there is no use of going into details.

De one dat do dat was just a smart aleck and de cap'n of de crowd shame him and make him slink 'way, out de house.

A neighbor of mine, a hardware man, told me an instance of the smart Aleck a few days ago.

A Man of SamplesWm. H. Maher

After some smart Aleck has written it up as an English comp.

The Turner TwinsRalph Henry Barbour

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