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smart–ass

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of smart–ass

  1. making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred it's easy to make smart-ass jokes about death when you're not the one who's dying Synonyms of smart–ass cute, facetious, flip, pert, smart, smart-aleck, smart-alecky, smart-ass, smart-assed, smarty-pants, wise, wiseassWords Related to smart–ass flighty, frivolous; cheeky, cocky, fresh, impertinent, impish, impudent, mischievous, playful, roguish, sassy, saucy, waggish; disrespectful, rude; breezy, casual, glib, inappropriate, thoughtlessNear Antonyms of smart–ass grave, serious, sober, solemn, somber (or sombre)Antonyms of smart–ass earnest, sincere


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