Instead, the deflating moment came when 36–1 long shot Birdstone chased down the frontrunning smarty Jones on the home stretch.
In 2004, smarty Jones—undefeated going into the race—had the benefit of a nice story.
I can't read his pieces myself because he rasps me, being not only a smarty but a vegetarian.
I was a smarty kid, And they were less frequent then than later.
He is quaintly conscious of his mirth-provoking powers, much as a child playing “smarty.”
I'll lay for you, my smarty; and if I catch you about that school I'll tan you good.
Ole Brer Wolf, he tuck'n year 'bout de muster, un he sech a smarty dat nothin' aint gwine do but he mus' go un see w'at dey doin'.
So all she got for her smarty business was just a handful of hair or two.
"No, we've got straw pie for you, Mr. smarty," called out Alice Strobell.
Well, smarty, what is there to be done, asked Garry a trifle hotly.
An annoyingly impudent, assertive, and critical person; smart-ass: keeps getting beaten up because he's a smartmouth at school (1968+)