smirk - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

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/smɜː(r)k/
present tense
I/you/we/theysmirk
he/she/itsmirks
present participlesmirking
past tensesmirked
past participlesmirked
  1. to smile in an unpleasant way because something bad has happened to someone else, or because you think you have achieved an advantage over them
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derived word

smirk

 

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noun [countable]
singularsmirk
pluralsmirks
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