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Having an even surface with no roughness, bumps, or holes
“I will need a smooth surface for the floor of my dance studio.”
Having a glossy finish
“A polish brings paint to a smooth finish by getting rid of contaminants below the surface.”
Free from interruptions or stoppages
“A technical team is always available to ensure the smooth running of our computer systems.”
Without obstructions or difficulties
“The running of the event was surprisingly smooth and without a hitch.”
Having or showing very polished and worldly manners
“Carla was impressed with how smooth the gentleman was, but would ultimately still turn him down.”
Not harsh in taste
“Asafoetida has a fetid smell but in cooked dishes it delivers a smooth flavor reminiscent of leeks.”
(of voice or tone) Sweet or melodious to the ear
“Mozart loved the smooth, resonant tone of the clarinet.”
(of a body of water) Placid and undisturbed
“We sat by the smooth waters of the lake while enjoying the sunset.”
(of a mixture) Free from lumps
“Continue to add milk until a smooth lump-free liquid forms.”
“Arthur emerged from the salon with a face that was smooth and youthful. Even Dutch was impressed.”
To free from breaks, curves, or bumps
“She ran her hands across the crumpled sheets to smooth them.”
To free from obstruction or difficulty
“A new regulatory body has been established to smooth the way for privatization of companies.”
(smooth over) To resolve, or work towards resolving an issue or conflict
“We had to call in a mediator to smooth over the situation between the two hotheads.”
To make smooth or glossy by applying surface pressure
“The artisan would use sandpaper to smooth the grain of the wood.”
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