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Adjective. January 24, 2014, Word of the Day
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Definition

looking good, looking sharp. doesn't mean clever/intelligent or necessarily formal or smart in the way the english word is used for clothes. Can just be looking good even if wearing jeans and t-shirt.

nb. smart used in the non-clothes sense can mean 'slippery' or sly!- like in the film Andaz Apna Apna where Bhalla called Amir Khan's character: 'smart boy'

Usage

'you're looking very smart today beta'
'eh he's a smart looking boy'
Added 2011-11-14 by barfi baby

Root

English

Region

North India

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hero

Terms referencing this

oversmartness, jeanspant, hero honda