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smarty

noun \ˈsmär-tē\

Simple Definition of smarty

  • : a smart person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of smarty

plural smarties

Examples of smarty in a sentence

  1. Don't be such a smarty.

  2. She's a real smarty and does her job very well.



1847

First Known Use of smarty

1847

Variants of smarty

or smartie play \ˈsmär-tē\

Rhymes with smarty


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