Every one had the smeary look that glasses have if they have been wiped with a damp, and not too clean, cloth.
There was a smeary wetness on his fingers, which he wiped away on the side of his trousers.
Ms Galvez caught me staring at it and handed me a permission slip on smeary Xeroxed school letterhead.
Winnie's small, pointed face was haggard and smeary with tears.
In front of it a sagging woman with tight-drawn hair, and a baby bedraggled, smeary, glorious-eyed.
Care should be taken not to breathe on the glass, or a damp, smeary effect may result.
He had a passion for stealing sugarall the door knobs were smeary and sticky where his sugary hands had reached to open the doors.
Light was that gray ugliness that precedes the smeary glare of dawn on Venus.
He received interviewers, and wrote his poems on prescription blanks and smeary tatters.
On the table which was shining wet and smeary with soap, stood a huge basin.