having an even surface without points, lumps, bumps, etc.; not rough
moving evenly , without bumps, jolts, stops, etc. or even in movement without sudden changes or breaks
free from difficulties; problems, etc.
flattering and agreeable (but perhaps insincere); (too) polite
make smooth or flat
"he gave his hair a quick smooth"
"a smooth tabletop"
"a smooth road"
"water as smooth as a mirror"
"he was too politic to quarrel with so important a personage"
"the manager pacified the customer with a smooth apology for the error"
"a long, smooth stride"
"the fluid motion of a cat"
"the liquid grace of a ballerina"
"a legato passage"
"a smooth ride"
"the bill's path through the legislature was smooth and orderly"
"a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the placid bay"
"the quiet waters of a lagoon"
"a lake of tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"
"a smooth channel crossing"
"scarcely a ripple on the still water"
"smooth the surface of the wood"
"shine the silver, please"
"polish my shoes"
"smooth the way towards peace negotiations"
She put the skinnes of the kids..vpon the smooth of his necke.
出自：Bible (AV): Genesis
On smooth the Seale and bended Dolphins play.
Brows as pale and smooth As..deathless marble.
Not the slightest..blemish disfigured the smooth surface.
出自： B. Bainbridge
Grim-visag'd Warre, hath smooth'd his wrinkled Front.
出自：Richard III , Shakespeare
Harmonie Divine So smooths her charming tones.
Hesperus..Smoothing the wearied mind.
His..work was to smooth the way for Cardinal Pole's return.
出自： J. H. Blunt
He smoothed out his crushed hat.
出自： J. Steinbeck
Unrelenting tide..smoothed the strata of the steep hillside.
出自： J. Betjeman
She..smoothed the..rumpled sheet.
出自： K. A. Porter
The chairman has made efforts to smooth away any difficulties that might prevent our plan from being followed.
Let me smooth your collar back, it's sticking out again.
She smoothed her dress down over her knees as her father entered the room.
This wood has not been smoothed down well enough.
这木头刨得不够光滑。 smooth down
The sea has smoothed down.
大海已风平浪静。 smooth sb/sth ⇔ down
See if you can smooth the chairman down, he's still very angry about the decision.
What can we do to smooth his hurt feelings down?
He smoothed over the differences that had arisen between them.