Wiseacre - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwaɪzeɪkər|  American pronunciation of the word wiseacre
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪzeɪkə|  British pronunciation of the word wiseacre

noun

- an upstart who makes conceited, sardonic, insolent comments (syn: weisenheimer, wisenheimer)

Examples

Quit being such a wiseacre and help your mother.

...a loudmouthed wiseacre who thinks he is more amusing than he really is...

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