Definition of Smarts

1. Verb. (third-person singular of smart) ¹



2. Noun. (informal chiefly US) intelligence; smartness ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Smarts

1. smart [v] - See also: smart

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smarts

smartest
smartie
smarties
smarting
smarting off
smartish
smartly
smartmouth
smartmouthed
smartmouthing
smartmouths
smartness
smartnesses
smartphone
smartphones
smarts (current term)
smarts off
smartweed
smartweeds
smarty
smarty pants
smarty pantses
smartypants
smash
smash-mouth
smash-up
smash and grab
smash and grabs
smash down
smash hit

Literary usage of Smarts

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1. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1874)
"smarts and the Stewarts. That the occurrence of a case of typhus 11 a densely ... So far as the smarts are concerned, then, it is doubtful whether they ..."

2. Helping Your Child Learn Math: With Activities for Children Aged 5 Through 13 by Patsy R. Kenter (1992)
"... t* = Card smarts Have your children sharpen their math skills even more. What you'll need What to do Deck of cards I Paper Pencil U * A 'S How many ..."

3. Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions by Robert Chambers (1847)
"Take it for a rule, *io creature smarts so little as a fool. [From the Prologue to the Sátira, Addressed to Arbuthnot.] P. Shut up the door, ..."

4. Juvenile Crime: Its Causes, Character, and Cure by Samuel Phillips Day (1858)
"And to what infallible tribunal is the appellant to refer, who smarts under a grievance to which, perhaps, he has been unjustly subjected? ..."

5. Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Sources by James Wood (1899)
"No creature smarts so little as a fool. /V/v No crime is so great as daring to excel. ... smarts ..."

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