One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘I was rather pleased with myself, and was really trying to keep that smug look off my face’
self-satisfied, smug, complacent, self-congratulatory, superior, puffed up, self-approving, well pleased, proud of oneself
British informal like the cat that's got the cream, I'm-all-right-Jack
North American informal wisenheimer
North American vulgar slang shit-eating
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