Translation of "smack of sth" - English-Russian dictionary

smack of sth

phrasal verb with smack uk /smæk/ us verb

If something smacks of an unpleasant quality, it seems to have that quality.

отдавать чем-либо, иметь привкус
a policy that smacks of racism

(Translation of “smack of sth” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)