Definitions for smarmyˈsmɑr mi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buttery, fulsome, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy, unctuous(adj)

    unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

    "buttery praise"; "gave him a fulsome introduction"; "an oily sycophantic press agent"; "oleaginous hypocrisy"; "smarmy self-importance"; "the unctuous Uriah Heep"; "soapy compliments"

Wiktionary

  1. smarmy(Adjective)

    Falsely earnest, smug, or ingratiating.

    a smarmy salesman with a big smile

  2. Origin: From smarm, a variant of smalm/smawm.


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