Definitions for SMACKsmæk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a taste or flavor, esp. a slight flavor distinctive or suggestive of something.
a trace or suggestion of something.
(v.i.)to have a taste, flavor, trace, or suggestion:
a compliment that smacks of condescension.
Origin of smack:
bef. 1000; (n.) ME smacke, OE smæc, c. OFris smek, OHG gismac taste
to strike sharply, esp. with the open hand; slap.
to drive or send with a sharp, resounding blow:
to smack a ball over the fence.
to close and open (the lips) smartly so as to produce a sharp sound, often as a sign of relish, as in eating.
to kiss with a loud sound.
(v.i.)to smack the lips.
to collide with or strike something forcibly.
(n.)a sharp, resounding blow; slap.
a smacking of the lips, as in relish or anticipation.
a loud kiss.
(adv.)suddenly and violently:
rode smack up against the side of the house.
smack in the center of town.
Origin of smack:
1550–60; prob. < MD, MLG smacken
Eastern U.S. a fishing vessel, esp. one having a well for keeping the catch alive.
Category: Nautical, Navy
Origin of smack:
1605–15; < D smak
Category: Common Vocabulary, Pharmacology, Status (usage)
Ref: Slang. heroin .
Origin of smack:
a blow from a flat object (as an open hand)
relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, nip, tang(noun)
the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
a sailing ship (usually rigged like a sloop or cutter) used in fishing and sailing along the coast
big H, hell dust, nose drops, smack, thunder, skag, scag(noun)
street names for heroin
an enthusiastic kiss
smack, smacking, slap(verb)
the act of smacking something; a blow delivered with an open hand
deliver a hard blow to
"The teacher smacked the student who had misbehaved"
smack, reek, smell(verb)
have an element suggestive (of something)
"his speeches smacked of racism"; "this passage smells of plagiarism"
have a distinctive or characteristic taste
"This tastes of nutmeg"
press (the lips) together and open (the lips) noisily, as in eating
bang, slap, slapdash, smack, bolt(adverb)
"he ran bang into the pole"; "ran slap into her"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to hit with a flat hand; = slap
She smacked him across the face.
to hit very hard
The truck smacked into the wall.; My uncle smacked his fist down on the table.
a hit with your hand held flat
a smack on the bottom
a loud sound of sth hitting a surface hard
His bucket landed with a smack in the water.
exactly in a place
The house is smack dab in the middle of the town.
a small sailing vessel, commonly rigged as a sloop, used chiefly in the coasting and fishing trade
taste or flavor, esp. a slight taste or flavor; savor; tincture; as, a smack of bitter in the medicine. Also used figuratively
a small quantity; a taste
a loud kiss; a buss
a quick, sharp noise, as of the lips when suddenly separated, or of a whip
a quick, smart blow; a slap
as if with a smack or slap
to have a smack; to be tinctured with any particular taste
to have or exhibit indications of the presence of any character or quality
to kiss with a close compression of the lips, so as to make a sound when they separate; to kiss with a sharp noise; to buss
to make a noise by the separation of the lips after tasting anything
to kiss with a sharp noise; to buss
to open, as the lips, with an inarticulate sound made by a quick compression and separation of the parts of the mouth; to make a noise with, as the lips, by separating them in the act of kissing or after tasting
to make a sharp noise by striking; to crack; as, to smack a whip
Smack was a Finnish band, which was active 1982-1990. The band's original line-up consisted of singer Claude, guitarists Kartsa and Manchuria, bassist Cheri and drummer Kinde.
The Roycroft Dictionary
A crude, rude, vulgar and unsatisfactory substitute for a kiss.
Translations for SMACK
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
directly and with force
He ran smack into the door.
- direk, hardAfrikaans
- مُباشَرَةً وَبِقُوَّهArabic
- diretamentePortuguese (BR)
- přímo, naplnoCzech
- κατευθείαν, ορμητικάGreek
- de lleno, directamenteSpanish
- otse vastu, otsaEstonian
- suoraa päätäFinnish
- en plein (dans, sur)French
- נִכנַס יַשָר אל-Hebrew
- घक्का से, तेजी सेHindi
- pljas, ravno, baš naCroatian
- pont (bele; neki)Hungarian
- dengan kerasIndonesian
- með skelli beint á (e-ð)Icelandic
- dritto, in pieno*Italian
- tieši; no visa spēkaLatvian
- rett på, brasende inn iNorwegian
- مخامخ په زور سرهPashto
- cu putere, violent (în)Romanian
- naravnost vSlovenian
- rätt, rakt, pladaskSwedish
- anîden; hızlaTurkish
- 急劇地Chinese (Trad.)
- прямо; в саму точкуUkrainian
- اچانک، سیدھاUrdu
- đánh bốp một cáiVietnamese
- 急剧地Chinese (Simp.)
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