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smoothie

[smoo-th ee] /ˈsmu ði/
noun, Informal.
1.
a person who has a winningly polished manner:
He's such a smoothie he could charm the stripes off a tiger.
2.
a thick beverage of fruit pureed in a blender with ice and milk, yogurt, or juice.
Also, smoothy.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; smooth + -ie
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Examples for smoothie
  • Morning after a relaxed breakfast, perhaps a decaf latte and a mango smoothie.
  • To them it was as routine as blending a smoothie might be for us.
  • If you do you can drink a salad for breakfast by throwing in some lettuce into your smoothie.
  • When it's time to come inside after a fun day enjoying puddles and sunshine, make the shamrock smoothie.
  • For something lighter, try one of the soups and salads or simply slurp on a smoothie.
  • Take off the cap and the wide mouth design allows for easy cleaning, filling with ice cubes or a fresh strawberry smoothie.
  • Depending on how you make it, a smoothie can end up with more milk and yogurt than fruit.
  • There are also some tropical fruits because they are used by the smoothie stand that shares the premises.
  • Clay returned to the shade, took a tug of his smoothie and walked to the starting blocks.
  • He'll squeeze you a faculty smoothie and slip you a side of diploma mill, and do it with a smile.
British Dictionary definitions for smoothie

smoothie

/ˈsmuːðɪ/
noun (pl) smoothies
1.
(slang) generally (derogatory) a person, esp a man, who is suave or slick, esp in speech, dress, or manner
2.
a smooth, thick drink made with puréed fresh fruit and yogurt, ice cream, or milk
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Contemporary definitions for smoothie
noun

a blended drink, usu. of fruit puréed with milk, yogurt, etc.

noun

a smooth-talking suave male

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Word Origin and History for smoothie
n.

1928, "suave person, person of complete self-assurance and poise, especially in the company of the opposite sex," college slang, from smooth (adj.) + -ie. As a type of blender drink, by 1983.

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Slang definitions & phrases for smoothie

smoothie

n,n phr

A person who is attractive, pleasant, and full of finesse: thought of Dr Hugo Barker as a smooth article/ You think you're such a smoothie

[1933+ Students; smoothie is like slicker, but today lacks the connotations of dishonesty and trickiness]


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