Thesaurus / smugness

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But Marthasa's smugness and arrogance had not deserted him once since the beginning of this leg of the trip.

Cubs of the WolfRaymond F. Jones

Nor did du Fresne's smugness help Lindsay's assurance a bit.

The AmbassadorSamuel Kimball Merwin

Smugness was easy in a world without dust or carrion smell or craters that had been factories.

VictoryLester del Rey

It was not a smile of smugness or conceit, but rather of honest satisfaction.

Treachery in Outer SpaceCarey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman

"Our regular price," and you catch a sneer beneath the smugness of the Voice.

Folly and freedom are better far than smugness and persecution.

Morris's work made men think, broke down the smugness of precedent, and enabled printing to become an art.

The Art of the BookBernard H. Newdigate

A big sleeping-car autocrat, in the smugness and false security of a fat run, is going to err.

There were both earnestness and tenderness in his tones—the smugness of the physician was gone.

The LandloperHolman Day

There was no smugness or trimness, or spick-and-spanness, but an awful and reverent austerity.

A Day's TourPercy Fitzgerald
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