Definition of "smugness" [smug•ness]

  • (noun) The state or quality of being smug.
  • (noun) The result or product of being smug.

Use "smugness" in a sentence

  • "But my motivation was “a good deed for the day” and my partner in smugness on this occasion, was mum whose ex Fleetline."
  • "Smugness is, as you note, never an attractive trait -- whether or not the smugness is justified, and whether or not the source is entirely flawless."
  • "Such smugness is in fact common among many cultural revolutions."

Words like "smugness"

SUBSCRIBE TO WORD OF THE DAY