smack of

phrasal verb
smacked of; smacking of; smacks of

Definition of smack of

: to seem to contain or involve (something unpleasant) That suggestion smacks of hypocrisy.

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“Smack of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/smack%20of. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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