Main definitions of smirkily in US English:

: smirkily1smirkily2

smirkily1

adverb

  • See smirky

    • ‘And I might have just sat there smiling smirkily and shaking my head back and forth while he screamed repeatedly, ‘For god sakes say SOMETHING!’’
    • ‘Yes indeed I had fun in Amarillo, despite some comics smirkily telling me that wouldn't be possible.’
    • ‘You want to say, ‘I planned it that way,’ but a self-betraying, smirkily ironic tone enters your voice.’
    • ‘I heard that when wife Elizabeth refreshed Cheney's memory after the debate, he smirkily replied ‘Oh Yeah’ indicating that he had indeed remembered their meetings.’
    • ‘This way-out, smirkily comic adventure pits ten-year-old Lily and her friends against whales determined to take over the world.’

Pronunciation

smirkily

/-kəlē/

Main definitions of smirkily in US English:

: smirkily1smirkily2

smirkily2

adverb

See smirky

Pronunciation

smirkily

/ˈsmərkəlē//ˈsmərkəli/