Definition of the adjective smarmy
What does smarmy mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more smarmy / smarmier | most smarmy / smarmiest
- unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech
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The 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 ...
The 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, ...
The Queer Encyclopedia of Film & Television (2005)
by Claude J. Summers
Though smarmy politicians and media spokespeople assure the audience that equality has been universally achieved, the hypocrisy of the new society is soon revealed. Backed by the beat of an energetic punk sound track, the film's heroines, ...
The 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 ...
Encyclopedia 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 ...
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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.
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