Arti Kata “Smart”


smart (comparative smarter or more smart, superlative smartest or most smart)

  1. Causing sharp pain; stinging.  [quotations ▼]
  2. Sharp; keen; poignant.
    a smart pain
  3. Exhibiting social ability or cleverness.  [quotations ▼]
  4. Exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books.
  5. (often in combination) Equipped with digital/computer technology.
    smart bomb, smart car
    smartcard, smartphone
  6. Good-looking.
    a smart outfit
  7. Cleverly shrewd and humorous in a way that may be rude and disrespectful.  [quotations ▼]
    He became tired of his daughter’s sarcasm and smart remarks.
  8. Sudden and intense.  [quotations ▼]
  9. (US, Southern, dated) Intense in feeling; painful. Used usually with the adverb intensifier right.
    He raised his voice, and it hurt her feelings right smart.
    That cast on his leg chaffs him right smart.
  10. (archaic) Efficient; vigorous; brilliant.  [quotations ▼]
  11. (archaic) Pretentious; showy; spruce.
    a smart gown
  12. (archaic) Brisk; fresh.
    a smart breeze

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