Smug - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |smʌɡ|  American pronunciation of the word smug
Brit.  |smʌɡ|  British pronunciation of the word smug
- marked by excessive complacency or self-satisfaction (syn: self- satisfied)
a smug glow of self-congratulation

Examples

It's OK to celebrate your success, but try not to be too smug about it.

You can wipe that smug look off your face.

She wore a smug expression.

Word forms

adjective
comparative: smugger
superlative: smuggest
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