For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for smarm or smarty?
Header of smarmy

smarmy

Definition of smarmy

What does smarmy mean?

adjective satellite

  1. unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

Alternative definition

adjective

  1. Falsely earnest, smug, or ingratiating.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for smarmy

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewThe Oliver Stone Encyclopedia (2013)

by James Michael Welsh, Donald M. Whaley

and Stone's smarmy use of the music makes even the recurrent “Adagio for Strings” of Platoon seem less than intrusive. And the Kovic/Stone screenplay never ...

Google previewThe Describer's Dictionary (1995)

A Treasury of Terms and Literary Quotations by David Grambs

well-mannered, gracious discourteous impolite, uncourtly, ungracious, rude graceful or seductive languorous eager to please accommodating, well-disposed , willing, ingratiating, wheedling, smarmy, complaisant enthusiastic eager, earnest, ...

Google previewThe Ridley Scott Encyclopedia (2009)

by Laurence Raw

with Virginia McKenna as the beautiful and supportive Clemmie Churchill, Robert Hardy as an appropriately smarmy von Ribbentrop, and Ian Bannen as the explosive Adolf Hitler . . . Filled with details about the political interactions which ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Film Directors (2009)

by Jerry Roberts

Ron Silver played the smarmy Riggs while a bespectacled and gym-toned Holly Hunter expertly impersonated King in another of the actress' wholly committed performances. In fact, the merits in the piece seemingly grow organically out of the ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for smarmy

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about smarmy

Click on an item to view that photo:

smarmy

Video about smarmy

English Vocabulary flavours, mystery, tabloid, smarmy, clamour, revelation

Duration 18:36

Learn Physics Mathematics at links...

Scrabble value of S1M3A1R1M3Y4

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page

Next...

Go to the thesaurus of smarmy to find many related words and phrases!


Privacy Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary