noun, plural smil·eys. Also called smiley face.
Origin of smiley
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Smiley, meanwhile, tried to tamp down fears by comparing the Ebola outbreak to the SARS outbreak of 2003.
Smiley is a PBS talk show host who has written several previous books about the African-American experience.Tavis Smiley Humanely Chronicles MLK’s Sad Last Year|Scott Porch|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Smiley, by contrast, knew exactly what mistakes he was making as he committed and concealed them.
The disparity has left some dealers convinced that maps Smiley stole now hang on the walls of private collectors around the world.
“It was no brute whom Smiley was pursuing with such mastery, no unqualified fanatic after all, no automaton,” le Carré writes.Iran’s Top Spy Is the Modern-Day Karla, John Le Carré’s Villainous Mastermind|Michael Weiss|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Smiley Basker—Yes, I'm going to get married at last, but it's mighty risky, mighty risky.Witty Pieces by Witty People|Various
There was a step beside her, and looking round she saw Mrs. Smiley.The Boy Artist.|F.M. S.
I have reasons for believing that Smiley did not construct this story.Out of the Hurly-Burly|Charles Heber Clark
Smiley left me comfortable before all the world, and I don't know but what I'm a fool to think of changing.
"But John Kenneby ain't one of that sort," said Mrs. Smiley.