verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
adjective, smart·er, smart·est.
Origin of smart
SYNONYMS FOR smart
Examples from the Web for smartly
These chicken pot pies are twists on an American classic, and smartly turned out if made for company.
On stage, the smartly suited Mixner was both very funny and very serious, and he cried after confessing the mercy killings.Gay Activist David Mixner: I Mercy Killed 8 People|Tim Teeman|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he has just the idea: a radical new video service, the details of which he's smartly keeping under wraps.Killing Net Neutrality Kills the Dreams of Young Entrepreneurs|Joshua DuBois|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Radiant Dragon, smartly and unsurprisingly, invokes Camus.
Romney's campaign has responded by smartly deciding to hide Paul Ryan.
So strange a craft as ours would be visited, depend on't, and smartly, too.The Frozen Pirate|W. Clark Russell
Her feeling now was that she had made advances, spontaneous and friendly, and been smartly rebuffed.V. V.'s Eyes|Henry Sydnor Harrison
He took off his spectacles, rubbed them smartly, and put them on again.His "Day In Court"|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
Ambulances painted grey and bright blue, and driven by smartly uniformed young women, were everywhere.The Crimson Tide|Robert W. Chambers
Watching her catch an insect on the way, I hear the sharp snap of her bill, as if two pebbles had been smartly struck together.Some Summer Days in Iowa|Frederick John Lazell