Definition of smack of
- That suggestion smacks of hypocrisy.
: characteristic taste or flavor
: a small quantity
: to have a taste or flavor
: to have a trace, vestige, or suggestion
: a sailing ship (such as a sloop or cutter) used chiefly in coasting and fishing
: to close and open (lips) noisily and often in rapid succession especially in eating
: to kiss with or as if with a smack
: to strike so as to produce a smack
: a quick sharp noise made by rapidly compressing and opening the lips
: a loud kiss
: a sharp slap or blow
: squarely and sharply : directly
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