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smirking

verb
present participle of smirk

Synonyms of smirking

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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“Smirking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/smirking. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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