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English definition of “smack”


noun (HIT FORCEFULLY)    /smæk/
[C] a hit from someone's flat hand as a punishment: You're going to get a smack on the bottom if you don't stop being such a naughty boy.Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing painPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing and punishments [C] informal a hit given with the fist (= closed hand): I gave him a smack on the jaw.Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain [C] a short, loud noise: She slammed her case down on the desk with a smack.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact [C] informal a loud kiss: a big smack on the lipsShowing affectionTouching and feeling
(Definition of smack noun (HIT FORCEFULLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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