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smirk

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to smile in an unpleasant way because you are pleased with yourself, glad about someone else's trouble, etc.
  • She tried not to smirk when they announced the winner.

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smirk

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of smirk (Entry 2 of 2)

as in sneer, snicker

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The first known use of smirk was in 1824

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“Smirk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/smirk. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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