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smack of sth

phrasal verb with smack /smæk/ verb
If something smacks of an unpleasant quality, it seems to have that quality 带有…意味,带有…迹象 The whole affair smacks of mismanagement and incompetence. 整件事让人觉得有点儿管理不善,当事人能力欠缺。 Conditions and characteristics
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