What is another word for smart?

Pronunciation: [smˈɑːt] (IPA)

Smart is a word that can mean many things - from being quick-witted, intelligent, clever, or stylish. When looking for synonyms for smart, we can use words like astute, sharp, brilliant, resourceful or intellectual. We can also use words like sharp-witted or quick-thinking to describe someone who is smart. For a more stylish or fashionable connotation, we can use words like trendy, chic, sophisticated or elegant. Other synonyms for smart can include savvy, shrewd, insightful, canny or knowledgeable. Whatever the context, there are many words to describe someone who is smart or stylish, making it easy to find the perfect word to describe exactly what you mean.

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What are the hypernyms for Smart?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Smart?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for smart (as nouns)

    • state
      pain, hurting.

What are the opposite words for smart?

Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings to each other. Smart can be defined as intelligent, clever, or quick-witted. Therefore, the antonyms for smart would be dull, foolish, and stupid. Dull refers to a lack of sharpness or brightness. foolish means acting in a way that lacks good sense or judgment. Stupid describes someone lacking in intelligence or common sense. Other antonyms for smart could include slow-witted, unintelligent, dim-witted, and inept. Understanding antonyms is important when writing or speaking as it can help to provide clarity and contrast to your ideas. By using antonyms, one can avoid repetition and add depth to their content.

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Usage examples for Smart

From under a smart blue hat escaped a wealth of soft, brown curls, while two brown eyes looked into theirs with an expression of appeal that brought forth instant reply.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Too smart to show a sign.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
It might have cost you something smart, but you 'd have made it pay in the end,-eh, Merl?
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever

Famous quotes with Smart

  • If there are no stupid questions, then what kind of questions do stupid people ask? Do they get smart just in time to ask questions?
    Scott Adams
  • Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.
    Scott Adams
  • Be as smart as you can, but remember that it is always better to be wise than to be smart.
    Alan Alda
  • smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.
    Gracie Allen
  • I really can't complain about actresses who get paid to be dumb. Most of us can't get paid to be smart.
    Aaron Allston

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