Definition of 'smarts'
Example sentences containing 'smarts'
You're talking about a physician, a pillar of the community who's got the dough and smarts to sue us into the next century.DOLL'S EYES (2001)
She has an elegant, beautifully-proportioned face, and she can turn a line with the snappy, East-coast smarts of a young Katharine Hepburn.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
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