12 May 2018



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smaleck v(sm-aleck);smack a smart alec’s face! (figuratively) 


smaleck; can be used directly after a smart alec's last remark as if to smack the smart alec's face


-proverbial ‘smack in the face’, especially for smart alecs.


smalec n; short for, 'smart alec' 



Example use

Aleck is a nickname for the male given name Alexander. The phrase "smart aleck" is possibly derived from the name of Aleck Hoag, a 19th-century con man and thief.




smartaleck (pluralsmart alecks)


1.    One who is given to obnoxious or insolenthumor; a wise guy.


2.    One who is pretentious about their own cleverness or knowledge; a know-it-all.


3.    One who is obnoxiouslyself-assured; a show off.





'why are you such a smalec!! always making fun of others more successful than you!!??'

'Because im jealous and blue, thats what we do, and if i quit doing that what else could i do??! '



Word came from

smack + smart alec

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by artigs