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smugly

adverb uk   us   /ˈsmʌɡ.li/ disapproving
in a way that shows too much satisfaction or confidence: "I own three cars and two boats," he said smugly.
Translations of “smugly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沾沾自喜地,自鳴得意地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沾沾自喜地,自鸣得意地…
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