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During the first week, not a day passed without smart skirmishes.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Then summoning a smart young jemadar with whom he had talked a good deal during the journey, he asked him to read the chit.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib: but Israel hath not known me, and my people hath not understood.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Who could have believed that only a fortnight ago these same figures were clean as new pins; smart and well-liking!
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Christopher Smart, an English poet and miscellaneous writer, died; known by a popular translation of Horace.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
It was there that he longed to retire—to a dainty little hotel of his own with a smart clientèle.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The Portuguese frigate Cine captured by the Algerines, after a smart action.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
And thy oxen, and the ass colts that till the ground, shall eat mingled provender as it was winnowed in the floor.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Blessed are ye that sow upon all waters, sending thither the foot of the ox and the ass.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
It was one of those smart little six-room villas of which so many have been put up in the London suburbs of late.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SMART-ASS

  • know-it-all
  • show-off
  • smart-ass
  • wise guy
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