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verb smack pronunciation in American English /smæk/
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present tense
present participlesmacking
past tensesmacked
past participlesmacked
  1. 1
    [transitive] to hit someone with your flat hand or a flat object
    I don’t believe it’s right to smack children when they’re being naughty.
    1. a.
      [transitive] British informal to hit someone with your fist (=closed hand)
      He just turned and smacked me in the face.
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    2. b.
      [intransitive/transitive] to hit something hard and noisily
      smack into/against etc.: Another car smacked into us from behind.
      smack something into/onto/down etc.: She smacked the book down on the desk.
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