12 May 2018

smaleck

Definition


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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??! '

smaleck!!!

 

Word came from


smack + smart alec

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by artigs