A small sailing vessel, commonly rigged as a sloop, used chiefly in the coasting and fishing trade.
- To press together and open (the lips) quickly and noisily, as in eating or tasting.
- To kiss noisily.
- To strike sharply and with a loud noise.
- To make or give a smack.
- To collide sharply and noisily: The ball smacked against the side of the house.
- The loud sharp sound of smacking.
- A noisy kiss.
- A sharp blow or slap.
- With a smack: fell smack on her head.
- Directly: "We were smack in the middle of another controversy about a public man's personal life” ( Ellen Goodman).
- A distinctive flavor or taste.
- A suggestion or trace.
- A small amount; a smattering.
- To have a distinctive flavor or taste. Used with of.
- To give an indication; be suggestive. Often used with of: "an agenda that does not smack of compromise” ( Time).
- A fishing boat sailing under various rigs, according to size, and often having a well used to transport the catch to market.
- Slang Heroin.