Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
Show Word Parts
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
smile

smile

 
 
pronunciation:
smaIl
parts of speech:
verb, noun
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: verb
inflections: smiled, smiles, smiling
definition: to have an expression on the face in which the corners of the mouth turn up.
The baby smiles whenever his mother sings to him.
 
similar words:
beam, grin
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an expression on the face in which the corners of the mouth turn up.
She gave him a big smile.
derivations: smiling (adj.), smilingly (adv.)
Word Explorer
See
  emotion, face, happiness