Translation of "smug" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /smʌɡ/ us smugger, smuggest disapproving

too pleased or satisfied about something you have achieved or something you know

pagado de sí mismo, petulante
a smug grin
She deserved her promotion, but I wish she wasn’t so smug about it.
There was a hint of smug self-satisfaction in her voice.
He’s been unbearably smug since he gave up smoking.
smugness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈsmʌɡ.nəs/ us

(Translation of “smug” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /smaɡ/ (comparative smugger, superlative smuggest)

well satisfied, or too obviously pleased, with oneself

creído, engreído
I don’t like that smug little man.
smugly adverb

engreídamente, con aires de suficiencia
He smiled smugly to himself as he counted the money.
smugness noun


(Translation of “smug” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)