What does SMART mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smart, smarting, smartness(adj)

    a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore

  2. smart(adj)

    showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness

  3. chic, smart, voguish(adj)

    elegant and stylish

    "chic elegance"; "a smart new dress"; "a suit of voguish cut"

  4. bright, smart(adj)

    characterized by quickness and ease in learning

    "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average"

  5. fresh, impertinent, impudent, overbold, smart, saucy, sassy, wise(adj)

    improperly forward or bold

    "don't be fresh with me"; "impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup"; "an impudent boy given to insulting strangers"; "Don't get wise with me!"

  6. smart(adj)

    painfully severe

    "he gave the dog a smart blow"

  7. smart(adj)

    quick and brisk

    "I gave him a smart salute"; "we walked at a smart pace"

  8. smart(verb)

    capable of independent and apparently intelligent action

    "smart weapons"

  9. ache, smart, hurt(verb)

    be the source of pain

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smart(verb)

    to feel a lively, pungent local pain; -- said of some part of the body as the seat of irritation; as, my finger smarts; these wounds smart

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  2. Smart(verb)

    to feel a pungent pain of mind; to feel sharp pain or grief; to suffer; to feel the sting of evil

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  3. Smart(verb)

    to cause a smart in

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  4. Smart(verb)

    quick, pungent, lively pain; a pricking local pain, as the pain from puncture by nettles

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  5. Smart(verb)

    severe, pungent pain of mind; pungent grief; as, the smart of affliction

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  6. Smart(verb)

    a fellow who affects smartness, briskness, and vivacity; a dandy

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  7. Smart(verb)

    smart money (see below)

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  8. Smart(verb)

    causing a smart; pungent; pricking; as, a smart stroke or taste

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  9. Smart(verb)

    keen; severe; poignant; as, smart pain

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  10. Smart(verb)

    vigorous; sharp; severe

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  11. Smart(verb)

    accomplishing, or able to accomplish, results quickly; active; sharp; clever

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  12. Smart(verb)

    efficient; vigorous; brilliant

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  13. Smart(verb)

    marked by acuteness or shrewdness; quick in suggestion or reply; vivacious; witty; as, a smart reply; a smart saying

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  14. Smart(verb)

    pretentious; showy; spruce; as, a smart gown

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

  15. Smart(verb)

    brisk; fresh; as, a smart breeze

    Etymology: [OE. smerte. See Smart, v. i.]

Freebase

  1. SMart

    SMart is a British CBBC television programme based on the subject of art, which began in 1994 and ended in 2009. The programme was recorded at BBC Television Centre in London, previously it had been recorded in Studio A at BBC Pebble Mill in Birmingham. The format is similar to the Tony Hart programmes Take Hart and Hartbeat. The show was revamped into an hour-long show in 2007; it was previously a 25 minute show. The 'older' 25 minute shows from 1994-2005 also featured Morph, originally from Take Hart. It has 199 episodes.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Smart

    smärt, n. quick, stinging pain of body or mind: smart-money: a dandy.—v.i. to feel a smart: to be punished.—adj. causing a smart: severe: sharp: vigorous, brisk: acute, witty, pert, vivacious: well-dressed, fine, fashionable: keen in business: creditable, up-to-the-mark.—v.t. Smart′en, to make smart, to brighten (with up).—adv. Smart′ly.—ns. Smart′-mon′ey, money paid by a recruit for his release before being sworn in: money paid for escape from any unpleasant situation or engagement: excessive damages: money allowed to soldiers and sailors for wounds; Smart′ness; Smart′-tick′et, a certificate granted to one entitled to smart-money; Smart′-weed, a name given to some of the Milkworts from their acrid properties, esp. Polygonum Hydropiper, or Waterpepper; Smart′y, a would-be smart fellow. [A.S. smeortan; Dut. smarten, Ger. schmerzen.]

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. smart

    Said of a program that does the Right Thing in a wide variety of complicated circumstances. There is a difference between calling a program smart and calling it intelligent; in particular, there do not exist any intelligent programs (yet — see AI-complete). Compare robust (smart programs can be brittle).

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. smart

    Ready, active, and intelligent.

Editors Contribution

  1. smart

    A form of intelligent, practical and logical technology.

    Smart technology is a term used to describe intelligent, practical and logical technology.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SMART' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3340

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SMART' in Adjectives Frequency: #724

Anagrams for SMART »

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  2. trams

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How to say SMART in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SMART in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SMART in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of SMART in a Sentence

  1. Phil Condit:

    None of us is as smart as all of us.

  2. Mitch McConnell:

    If our aim is to degrade and destroy ISIL, as the president has said, then that's going to require smart policies and firm determination. At a minimum, we shouldn't be doing anything to make the situation worse.

  3. Mary Ellen Kelly:

    Natives who beat drums to drive off evil spirits are objects of scorn to smart Americans who blow horns to break up traffic jams.

  4. Jennifer Garner:

    I really choose by what I like, i thought ‘Alexander’ was a super smart script. Just [costar] Steve [Carell] alone would have been enough. Gosh, I love working with that guy. He's just the best.

  5. Demis Hassabis:

    While games are the perfect platform for developing and testing AI algorithms quickly and efficiently, ultimately we want to apply these techniques to important real world problems, because the methods we’ve used are general purpose, our hope is that one day they could be extended to help us address some of society’s toughest and most pressing problems – from medical diagnostics, to climate modeling to smart phone assistance. We’re excited to see what we can use this technology to tackle next.

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