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[smak-er] /ˈsmæk ər/
noun, Slang.
a dollar.
a noisy kiss.
Origin of smacker
1915-20, Americanism; smack2 + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • This time Drew seemed determined to deal Johnny at least one smacker on the face.

    The Arrow of Fire Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for smacker


noun (slang)
a loud kiss; smack
a pound note or dollar bill
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Word Origin and History for smacker

"money," c.1918, American English slang, perhaps from smack (v.1) on notion of something "smacked" into the palm of the hand. Extended form smackeroo is attested from 1939.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for smacker

smack 2


Heroin; horse, shit: The cocaine pulled from the front while the smack pushed from the back. It was an incredibly intense high

[1942+ Narcotics; fr Yiddish shmek, ''a smell, sniff''; an earlier sense was ''a small packet of drugs,'' hence merely a sniff or whiff]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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