smart off

Definition of smart off

US, informal

  1. :  to say rude and irritating things to someone Ignore her, she is just smarting off again.

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  marked by often sharp forceful activity or vigorous strength

    :  brisk, spirited

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

    :  to feel or have such a pain

    :  to feel or endure distress, remorse, or embarrassment

  1. :  a smarting pain

    :  a stinging local pain

    :  poignant grief or remorse

  1. :  in a smart manner :  smartly

  1. :  from a place or position

    :  away from land

    :  at a distance in space or time

  1. : used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union

    :  to seaward of

    :  from the possession or charge of

  1. :  seaward

    :  right

    :  more removed or distant

  1. :  to go away :  depart

    :  kill, murder

  1. : office; officer; official


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