English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'smack'

(verb) 
Definition
to slap sharply
She smacked me on the side of the head.
Synonyms
slap
My yoga instructor turned up and slapped me on the shoulder.
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hit
She hit him hard across his left arm.
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strike
She took two steps forward and struck him across the mouth.
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pat
She patted me on the knee.
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tap
Tap the egg lightly with a teaspoon.
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sock (slang)
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clap
He clapped me on the back and boomed, `Well done.'
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cuff
He cuffed the child across the head.
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swipe (informal)
She swiped at him as though he were a fly.
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box
They slapped my face and boxed my ears.
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spank
She saw him spank the girl several times.
(verb) 
Definition
to strike loudly or to be struck loudly
He smacked the ball against the post.
Synonyms
drive
Curiosity drove me to probe into what they worked on together.
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hit
It hit me that I had a choice.
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strike
He struck the ball straight into the hospitality tents.
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thrust
They thrust him into the back of a jeep.
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impel
I felt impelled to go on speaking.
(noun) 
Definition
a sharp loud slap, or the sound of such a slap
I end up shouting at him or giving him a smack.
Synonyms
slap
He reached forward and gave me a slap.
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blow
He went off to hospital after a blow to the face.
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whack
He gave the donkey a whack across the back with a stick.
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clout (informal)
I was half tempted to give them a clout myself.
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cuff
He gave Billy a cuff.
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crack (informal)
He took a crack on the head during the game.
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swipe (informal)
He gave Andrew a swipe on the ear.
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wallop (informal)
With a single wallop, Clarke sent him flying.
(adverb) 
Definition
directly
(informal)  smack in the middle of the city
Synonyms
directly
She explained simply and directly what she hoped to achieve.
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right
It was taken right there on a conveyor belt.
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straight
Straight ahead were the low cabins of the motel.
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squarely
I aimed the camera squarely at his face.
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precisely
The meeting began at precisely 4.00 p.m.
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exactly
Can you describe exactly what he looked like?
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slap (informal)
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plumb
The hotel is set plumb in the middle of the High Street.
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point-blank
Mr Patterson was asked point-blank if he would resign.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of blow
Definition
a powerful or heavy stroke with the fist, a weapon, etc.
He went off to hospital after a blow to the face.
Synonyms
belt (informal),
rap,
bash (informal),
sock (slang),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
wallop (informal),
slosh (British, slang),
tonk (informal),
clump (slang),
clomp (slang)
in the sense of box
Definition
to hit (esp. a person's ears) with the fist
They slapped my face and boxed my ears.
Synonyms
hit,
belt (informal),
deck (slang),
sock (slang),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
wallop (informal),
chin (slang),
tonk (informal),
thwack (informal),
lay one on (slang)
in the sense of clap
Definition
to strike (a person) lightly with an open hand as in greeting
He clapped me on the back and boomed, `Well done.'
Synonyms

phrasal verb

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