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smart alec

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsmart alecˈsmart ˌalec, smart aleck noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 informalINTELLIGENT someone who always says clever things or always has the right answer, in a way that is annoying
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smart alecTheir hash was settled by the advent of the Romans who are credited with being cultural, organised and generally smart Alec.
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