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Definition of Smooth

Smooth

  1. Having an even surface, or a surface so even that no roughness or points can be perceived by the touch; not rough; as, smooth glass; smooth porcelain.
  2. Evenly spread or arranged; sleek; as, smooth hair.
  3. Gently flowing; moving equably; not ruffled or obstructed; as, a smooth stream.
  4. Flowing or uttered without check, obstruction, or hesitation; not harsh; voluble; even; fluent.
  5. Bland; mild; smoothing; fattering.
  6. Causing no resistance to a body sliding along its surface; frictionless.
  7. Smoothly.
  8. The act of making smooth; a stroke which smooths.
  9. That which is smooth; the smooth part of anything.
  10. To make smooth; to make even on the surface by any means; as, to smooth a board with a plane; to smooth cloth with an iron.
  11. To free from obstruction; to make easy.
  12. To free from harshness; to make flowing.
  13. To palliate; to gloze; as, to smooth over a fault.
  14. To give a smooth or calm appearance to.
  15. To ease; to regulate.
  16. To flatter; to use blandishment.

Smooth Quotations

The course of true love never did run smooth.
William Shakespeare

Jazz is smooth and cool. Jazz is rage. Jazz flows like water. Jazz never seems to begin or end. Jazz isn't methodical, but jazz isn't messy either. Jazz is a conversation, a give and take. Jazz is the connection and communication between musicians. Jazz is abandon.
Nat Wolff

Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws.
Jim Morrison

An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.
Washington Irving

Success can make you go one of two ways. It can make you a prima donna - or it can smooth the edges, take away the insecurities, let the nice things come out.
Barbara Walters
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Smooth Translations

smooth in Danish is flad, glat
smooth in Dutch is gelijk, vlak, effen
smooth in French is plat, uni, lisse
smooth in Italian is levigare, netto
smooth in Latin is sedo, teres
smooth in Norwegian is flat
smooth in Portuguese is liso
smooth in Spanish is suave, alisar, raso, pulimentar, liso, plano

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