smarmy translation to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dict.

Translation of "smarmy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/ˈsmɑː.mi/ US  /ˈsmɑːr-/ informal disapproving
extremely polite, respectful or helpful in a way which is intended to be attractive but which does not seem sincere
She was trying to be friendly, but she just seemed smarmy and insincere.
Affected and insincere
/smɑːm/ US  /smɑːrm/ verb [I or T]
He's always trying to smarm his way into a promotion.
Affected and insincere
/ˈsmɑː.mɪ.li/ US  /ˈsmɑːr-/ adverb
"Certainly, madam, " he replied smarmily.
Affected and insincere
Translations of “smarmy”
in Vietnamese xun xoe, nịnh nọt…
in Spanish zalamero…
in Thai ประจบสอพลอ…
in Malaysian sombong…
in French obséquieux…
in German kriecherisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迎合的,巴結的, 過於殷勤的…
in Indonesian sombong…
(Definition of smarmy from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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