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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a self-satisfied manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • The bureaucrats explained smugly that the facts provided by their own experts show no cause for concern
  • He says kind of smugly, well I think its obvious why you're here.
  • And that's the kind of smugly liberal double standard that will contribute to the election of McCain/Palin.
  • "Yep," I said as smugly as though I'd created them. for more
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