smart move

Definition of smart move

:a good decision
  • Taking that job was a smart move.

Word by Word Definitions

smart play
  1. : making one smart : causing a sharp stinging

  2. : marked by often sharp forceful activity or vigorous strength

  3. : brisk, spirited

  1. : to cause or be the cause or seat of a sharp stinging pain

  2. : to feel or endure distress, remorse, or embarrassment

  3. : to pay a heavy or stinging penalty

  1. : a smarting pain

  2. : poignant grief or remorse

  3. : intelligence, know-how

  1. : in a smart manner : smartly

move play
  1. : to go or pass to another place or in a certain direction with a continuous motion

  2. : to proceed toward a certain state or condition

  3. : to become transferred during play

  1. : the act of moving a piece (as in chess)

  2. : the turn of a player to move

  3. : a step taken especially to gain an objective : maneuver


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