SMOOTH

smooth

1. [Adjective]: without breaks between notes; smooth and connected; "a legato passage"

2. [Adjective]: without chinks or crannies

3. [Adjective]: having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities; "smooth skin"; "a smooth tabletop"; "smooth fabric"; "a smooth road"; "water as smooth as a mirror"

4. [Adjective]: of the margin of a leaf shape; not broken up into teeth

5. [Noun]: the act of smoothing; "he gave his hair a quick smooth"

6. lacking obstructions or difficulties; "the bill''s path through the legislature was smooth and orderly"

7. smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"; "liquid prose"

8. not marked with wrinkles; "unwrinkled cheeks"

9. smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication; "he was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage"; "the hostess averted a confrontation between two guests with a diplomatic change of subject"; "the manager pacified the custom

10. [Verb]: (of surfaces) make shine; "shine the silver, please"; "polish my shoes"

11. [Verb]: free from obstructions; "smooth the way towards peace negociations"

12. [Verb]: make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; "smooth the surface of the wood"

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