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smarty-pants

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred
  • your smarty-pants comments aren't helping matters any

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smarty-pants

plural noun

Synonyms of smarty-pants (Entry 2 of 2)

a person who likes to show off in a clever but annoying way
  • I don't need to hear from some smarty-pants second-guesser that the theme for the party is all wrong

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The first known use of smarty-pants was in 1932

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“Smarty-pants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/smarty-pants. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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