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smack

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smack

noun (2)

Synonyms of smack (Entry 2 of 3)

a hard strike with a part of the body or an instrument
  • the cook gave him a smack on the wrist when he tried to sneak an early taste of the sauce

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smack

verb

Synonyms of smack (Entry 3 of 3)

to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • he smacked the punching bag one final time before heading to the showers

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The first known use of smack was before the 12th century

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“Smack.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/smack. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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