And as Franklin Foer smartly explains, even at the local level, soccer encapsulates broader tensions all over the world.
And he has just the idea: a radical new video service, the details of which he's smartly keeping under wraps.
A smartly designed one-bedroom at 21l Elizabeth Street would do the trick.
The cutesy illustrations on the smartly designed site are paired with the wry wit featured in columns like “Misogynist Soup.”
One of my Democratic counterparts, Steve McMahon, smartly summarized Obama's debacle.
"And you've your work cut out to do that, my son," said Grandfer Cantle smartly.
The most obvious is to hit him smartly and with precision on the exact tip of the nose.
People wondered why the smartly dressed City man stopped short and removed his glossy hat to rub one ear.
She also was smartly dressed, with her dazzling linen and scrupulous neatness.
There were only a couple of smartly dressed youths there, one smoking a cigarette.
Old English smeortan "be painful," from Proto-Germanic *smarta- (cf. Middle Dutch smerten, Dutch smarten, Old High German smerzan, German schmerzen "to pain," originally "to bite"), from PIE *smerd- "pain," an extension of the root *mer- (2) "to rub; to harm" (cf. Greek smerdnos "terrible, dreadful," Sanskrit mardayati "grinds, rubs, crushes," Latin mordere "to bite"). Related: Smarted; smarting.
late Old English smeart "painful, severe, stinging; causing a sharp pain," related to smeortan (see smart (v.)). Meaning "executed with force and vigor" is from c.1300. Meaning "quick, active, clever" is attested from c.1300, from the notion of "cutting" wit, words, etc., or else "keen in bargaining." Meaning "trim in attire" first attested 1718, "ascending from the kitchen to the drawing-room c.1880" [Weekley]. For sense evolution, cf. sharp (adj.).
In reference to devices, the sense of "behaving as though guided by intelligence" (e.g. smart bomb) first attested 1972. Smarts "good sense, intelligence," is first recorded 1968. Smart cookie is from 1948.
"sharp pain," c.1200, from sharp (adj.). Cf. cognate Middle Dutch smerte, Dutch smart, Old High German smerzo, German Schmerz "pain."
The quality of something ''smarmy'': How to write pet stories, then, while skirting the swamps of smarm? (1937+)