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smarmy

adjective uk   /ˈsmɑː.mi/ us    /ˈsmɑːr-/ informal disapproving
extremely polite or helpful or showing a lot of respect in a way that is annoying or does not seem sincere: She was trying to be friendly, but she just seemed smarmy and insincere.
smarm
verb [I or T] uk   /smɑːm/ us    /smɑːrm/
He's always trying to smarm his way into a promotion.
smarmily
adverb uk   /-mɪ.li/ us  
"Certainly, madam," he replied smarmily.
Переводы “smarmy”
на испанский zalamero…
на французский obséquieux…
на немецкий kriecherisch…
на китайский (традиционный) 迎合的,巴結的, 過於殷勤的…
на китайский (упрощенный) 迎合的,巴结的, 过于殷勤的…
(Definition of smarmy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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