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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duster, gaberdine, gabardine, smock, dust coat(verb)

    a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles

  2. smock(verb)

    embellish by sewing in straight lines crossing each other diagonally

    "The folk dancers wore smocked shirts"


  1. smock(Noun)

    A woman's undergarment; a shift; a chemise.

    In her smock, with head and foot all bare. Chaucer.

  2. smock(Noun)

    A blouse.

  3. smock(Noun)

    A loose garment worn as protection by a painter, etc.

  4. smock(Verb)

    To provide with, or clothe in, a smock or a smock frock. Alfred Tennyson.

  5. smock(Verb)

    To apply smocking.

  6. smock(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a smock; resembling a smock

  7. smock(Adjective)

    Hence, of or pertaining to a woman.

  8. Origin: From smoc; akin to Old High German smocho, Icelandic smokkr, and from the root of Old English smgan, akin to German schmiegen. Middle High German smiegen, Icelandic smjga; compare with Lithuanian smukti. See also smug, smuggle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smock(noun)

    a woman's under-garment; a shift; a chemise

  2. Smock(noun)

    a blouse; a smoock frock

  3. Smock(adj)

    of or pertaining to a smock; resembling a smock; hence, of or pertaining to a woman

  4. Smock(verb)

    to provide with, or clothe in, a smock or a smock frock

  5. Origin: [AS. smocc; akin to OHG. smocho, Icel. smokkr, and from the root of AS. smgan to creep, akin to G. schmiegen to cling to, press close, MHG. smiegen, Icel. smjga to creep through, to put on a garment which has a hole to put the head through; cf. Lith. smukti to glide. Cf. Smug, Smuggle.]


  1. Smock

    Smock is a census-designated place located in Franklin and Menallen Townships in Fayette County in the state of Pennsylvania. It is located roughly half way between the borough of Perryopolis and the city of Uniontown, and is part of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census the population was 583.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Smock

    smok, n. a woman's shift: a smock-frock.—v.t. to clothe in a smock or smock-frock.—adj. Smock′-faced, pale-faced.—ns. Smock′-frock, an outer garment of coarse white linen worn over the other clothes in the south of England; Smock′-race, a race for the prize of a smock. [A.S. smoc, perh. from A.S. smeógan, to creep into.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smock in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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