(also aleck or alick)
nounAustralian • informal
- A stupid person: what sort of alec do you take me for?More example sentences
- Seth is an exuberant young man, rather socially awkward, and a bit of a wise aleck.
- some witness asks - a too-smart aleck, a subtle performer -
late 20th century: shortening of smart aleck.
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