- (of a machine, system, etc.) equipped with electronic control mechanisms, software programs, etc., and capable of remote, automated, and seemingly intelligent operation: smart copiers;smart weapons;a smart thermostat.
- equipped with microprocessors, as for data processing, internet access, etc. (usually used in combination): a smartphone;a smartwatch.
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The structures are fashioned from “smart glass” that renders them opaque after a user enters and locks the door.Loo with a view: Would you dare to use Tokyo’s transparent public toilets?|claychandler|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Many analysts say Huang’s emphasis on Arm’s strength in energy-efficiency is smart.Nvidia’s purchase of Arm creates an A.I. computing juggernaut|Jeremy Kahn|September 14, 2020|Fortune
Not all of these series are good — some are quite bad, actually — but you can feel smart for watching them all the same.One Good Thing: A Danish drama perfect for political devotees, now on Netflix|Emily VanDerWerff|September 11, 2020|Vox
While Amazon continues to lead the smart speaker market, both Google and Apple have the advantage of having their voice assistants built into smartphones.‘Amazon is a brand play for us’: How Buick is building a long-term partnership around Amazon’s ad business|Seb Joseph|September 10, 2020|Digiday
In May, and again this fall, the district rolled out “smart” buses with Wi-Fi hot spots in areas without reliable internet access.Creative school plans could counter inequities exposed by COVID-19|Sujata Gupta|September 8, 2020|Science News
And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A woman in a smart uniform scribbles out tickets for a growing line of tourists eager to take a trip on the old-fashioned train.Riding Thailand’s WWII Death Railway|Liza Foreman|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It used to be frequently said back in 2000 that Jeb was “the smart brother.”Be the Smarter Bush Brother, Jeb: Don’t Run!|Michael Tomasky|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A lot of British pubs have been smart enough to understand this and respond.Beer Countries vs. Wine Countries|Clive Irving|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thorgerson and Powell turned to video and film—a smart move given the emergence of MTV.The Golden Age of Rock Album Covers|Ted Gioia|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During the first week, not a day passed without smart skirmishes.
Then summoning a smart young jemadar with whom he had talked a good deal during the journey, he asked him to read the chit.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Who could have believed that only a fortnight ago these same figures were clean as new pins; smart and well-liking!Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Christopher Smart, an English poet and miscellaneous writer, died; known by a popular translation of Horace.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
It was there that he longed to retire—to a dainty little hotel of his own with a smart clientèle.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke