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right smart

adjective

Definition of right smart

chiefly Midland

  1. :  considerable, large a right smart distance

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Origin and Etymology of right smart

3right + smart


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right smart

noun

Definition of right smart

South & Midland

  1. :  a large amount, number, or quantity :  a good deal suffered a right smart with a misery in his side — Elizabeth M. Roberts she'll leave him a right smart when she passes on — Lonnie Coleman

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right smart

adverb

Definition of right smart

South & Midland

  1. :  considerably, very the hill there … is right smart steeper than the side we were on — Alder Jernigan

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