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Definition of smooth
- Smooth adj
- Having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities; "smooth skin"; "a smooth tabletop"; "smooth fabric"; "a smooth road"; "water as smooth as a mirror" [ant: {rough}]
- Smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication; "he was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage"; "the hostess averted a confrontation between two guests with a diplomatic change of subject"; "the manager pacified the customer with a smooth apology for the error"; "affable, suave, moderate men...smugly convinced of their respectability" - Ezra Pound [syn: {politic}, {suave}]
- Of the margin of a leaf shape; not broken up into teeth [ant: {rough}]
- Not marked with wrinkles; "unwrinkled cheeks" [syn: {unwrinkled}]
- Smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"; "liquid prose" [syn: {flowing}, {fluent}, {fluid}, {liquid}]
- Without breaks between notes; smooth and connected; "a legato passage" [syn: {legato}] [ant: {staccato}]
- Without chinks or crannies [syn: {uncrannied}] [ant: {crannied}]
- Lacking obstructions or difficulties; "the bill's path through the legislature was smooth and orderly" n : the act of smoothing; "he gave his hair a quick smooth" v
- Make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; "smooth the surface of the wood" [syn: {smoothen}] [ant: {roughen}]
- (of surfaces) make shine; "shine the silver, please"; "polish my shoes" [syn: {polish}, {smoothen}, {shine}]
- Free from obstructions; "smooth the way towards peace negociations" [syn: {smooth out}]
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