adjective, smooth·er, smooth·est.
verb (used with object)
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Origin of smooth
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Words nearby smooth
Example sentences from the Web for smooth
This doesn’t mean that having a completely smooth life is good.
The trials don’t seem tied to upcoming releases, but catching a hot new movie or show for free is one of the smoothest uses of a free trial.Want a year of free streaming services? This guide has you covered|dzanemorris|August 26, 2020|Fortune
With title companies and lenders now allowing many virtual options, the teamwork that goes into a smooth real estate transaction is stronger than ever.
The system uses math to calculate a smooth path between all these positions.A robot referee can really keep its ‘eye’ on the ball|Kathryn Hulick|August 20, 2020|Science News For Students
The researchers found that the universe is about 10 percent more homogenous, or smoother, than predicted based on light released just after the Big Bang, the cosmic microwave background.Scientists can’t agree on how clumpy the universe is|Emily Conover|August 10, 2020|Science News
Cook, stirring often, for 10 minutes or until the sugar is completely dissolved and the mixture is smooth.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding|Carla Hall|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It felt like that kind of moment, with Whitney trying to smooth things over.Inside the Lifetime Whitney Houston Movie’s Lesbian Lover Storyline|Kevin Fallon|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You may just enjoy the rich, smooth fruit of their labor that little bit more.
Jay Carney may have been hoping for a smooth debut as CNN's 'senior political commentator.'John McCain Roughs Up Jay Carney During His CNN Primetime Debut|Lloyd Grove|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Exchanging a few flirtatious messages online, though, paves the way for a smooth first date.
The cerebral hemispheres, which are smooth, do not extend over the cerebellum.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
Her lips were red and sweetly curved, her cheek was smooth and firm as so much brown velvet.Spacehounds of IPC|Edward Elmer Smith
A tight boat, a fair wind, a smooth sea—let us hope for the best!For Faith and Freedom|Walter Besant
Ring circular, smooth, its transverse section also circular.
Cortical shell thick walled, smooth, with irregular network.
British Dictionary definitions for smooth
- suave or persuasive, esp as suggestive of insincerity
- (in combination)smooth-tongued
verb (mainly tr)
Derived forms of smoothsmoothable, adjectivesmoother, nounsmoothly, adverbsmoothness, noun
Word Origin for smooth
Idioms and Phrases with smooth
In addition to the idioms beginning with smooth
- smooth as silk
- smooth over
- smooth sailing
- take the rough with the smooth