Definition of 'smart'
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She was also very funny and very smart. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You are smarter about love and see that a flirty friendship can become so much more. The Sun (2012)The purchase of woodland can be a smart financial move. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They were incredibly smart people who understood the importance of symbols. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is a superb programme that makes you feel smarter for just having watched it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You have the best ideas but it is smart to make others feel their views count. The Sun (2006)You have the smartest ideas plus the ability to solve problems that baffle other people. The Sun (2013)The challenge instead is to amplify the minimum wage in smart new ways. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can also listen on smart mobile phones or those new internet radios. The Sun (2009)Those with smart meters are already seeing reductions in energy consumption. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The café is smart and clean with a varied range of dishes suitable for vegetarians. Sarah Brown's Vegetarian London (1988)We aim to be sharper and smarter. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You will get smart with your heart and make good love choices. The Sun (2009)Where smart technology really comes into its own is in improving home security. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can wear them with smart clothes and you can wear them with a suit. The Sun (2014)She is smart and funny and knows her stuff. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Next season is all about conventionally smart classics. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It would have been a much smarter move than trying to make herself heard. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There are people who are smarter than me. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are a way to stay close to what smart people are feeling. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It should be chic and smart. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is still smarting about it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A jumpsuit is a good bet if you want to look smart but fashionable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)STILL smarting from final defeat last term. The Sun (2012)It's a smart, chic alternative to that same old boxy jacket. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'smart'
British English: smart /smɑːt/ ADJECTIVE
Smart people and things are pleasantly neat and clean in appearance.
I wore a black dress and looked very smart.
- American English: smart
- Arabic: ذَكِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: elegante
- Chinese: 聪明的
- Croatian: elegantan
- Czech: upravený hezký
- Danish: kvik
- Dutch: chic
- European Spanish: elegante
- Finnish: huoliteltu
- French: élégant
- German: schick
- Greek: ευφυής
- Italian: intelligente
- Japanese: スマートな
- Korean: 말쑥한
- Norwegian: smart
- Polish: inteligentny
- European Portuguese: elegante
- Romanian: elegant
- Russian: умный
- Spanish: elegante
- Swedish: stilig
- Thai: สะอาดและประณีต
- Turkish: şık
- Ukrainian: чепурний
- Vietnamese: bảnh bao
British English: smart VERB
If a part of your body or a wound smarts, you feel a sharp stinging pain in it.
My eyes smarted from the smoke.
Definition of smart from the Collins English Dictionary
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