a smug grin
She deserved her promotion, but I wish she wasn't so smug about it.
There was a hint of smug self-satisfaction in her voice.
"he was feeling smug after his win"
Too much good fortune can make you smug and unaware
His chest puffed out and walk
very pleased with yourself
self-satisfied with something you have completed or done
The cut-off date for registering is yet to be announced.
the last date on which it is possible to do something
An Insubordinate behaviour
An Insubordinate child
We shall take action against city employees who are insubordinate, or who are discourteous to the public.
refuse to obey order
Oil prices have remained static for the last few months.
Oil prices remained static worldwide.
House prices remained static in July.
not moving or changing
staying in one place without moving, or not changing for a long time:
"I pondered the question of what clothes to wear for the occasion"
Whether the above statement is true or not is left to the reader to ponder.
I was pondering to the absurdity "what just happen"
found myself constantly pondering the question: 'How could anyone do these things?'
I'm continually pondering how to improve the team
give a thought or deep concentration
think about carefully
My friend Is so pragmatic because he is a very practical person.
A struggle artise in New York has to overcome a lot of adversity to make it here.
He overcome the adversity and climb Mt. Everest
she overcame many adversities’
a difficult or unpleasant situation
a state, condition or instance of serious or continuous difficulty
I had a long day at work right now I really need a nap just to alleviate my stress.
Best way to alleviate my stress is to listen music.
People are apathetic about saving environment I think they should care more about planet
I'm pathetic about everything my sister says, I just couldn't care.
Every time I go to my girl friend place she is always apathetic, she show little or no emotions.
I don't understand why people are so apathetic, I care about everything.
I so apathetic toward you.
having or showing little or no emotion or feelings
Four years had elapsed since he left college and still he hadn't found a job.
Four years had elapsed since she last saw him.He says that a minimum of fourteen days must elapse.
He says that a minimum of fourteen days must elapse.
Nine months elapse and there is no birth.
Thirty minutes elapsed before the performance began.
If time elapses, it goes past:
"the plaster started to crumble
She nervously crumbled the bread between her fingers.
The cliffs on which the houses are built are starting to crumble.
break or fall apart into small fragments,
If he wants to say anything he had better say it properly and not mumble.
to speak quietly or in an unclear way so that the words are difficult to understand
Nagaland is seldom visit by the tourists.
Now that we have a baby, we seldom get the chance to go to the cinema.
an old seldom-used church’.
They seldom speak.
Since we are not in relationships anymore. We seldomly speak on phone.
disabled people should not be segregated from the rest of society"
The boys and girls were segregated into different classes.
Feminists complain about segregation between men and women in the workplace.
Jobs were strictly segregated by gender.
They segregated the boys from the girls.
In all our restaurants, smoking and non-smoking areas are segregated from each other.
set apart from other
Would you like me to accompany you to your room?
or exist at the same time as something:
The course books are accompanied by four CDs.
Depression is almost always accompanied byinsomnia.
The salmon was accompanied by (= served with) a fresh green salad.
Let me accompany you to principal
to show someone how to get tosomewhere:
to go with someone or to be providedor exist at the same time as something:
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