Definition of smoothie in English:

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smoothie

Pronunciation: /ˈsmuːði/

noun

1 informal A man with a smooth, suave manner: a smoothie with an eye for a pretty girl
More example sentences
  • He was a suave smoothie who sang about relationships with a mixture of wisdom and regret.
  • So this centre offers the delicious prospect of a group of Tories, backed by the realistic and Labour-voting working class, in passionate opposition to the irresponsible metropolitan smoothies within their own party.
  • No doubt George Clooney, Pierce Brosnan and other smoothies will pester their agents to get the part, while old-timers like Omar Sharif might see it as a suitable way to round off a long career.
2A thick, smooth drink of fresh fruit pureed with milk, yogurt, or ice cream.
Example sentences
  • It is fully equipped to make ice cream drinks, frozen fruit smoothies and coffee drinks.
  • Since we had 40 minutes to spare before dinner, we went to a Vienna Beef shack not far from the campus, and enjoyed strawberry and banana smoothies that really cooled us off in the balmy early spring evening.
  • I went round to my 80-year old neighbour's last year, and threw out all her gin bottles and filled her fridge with organic smoothies, much better for her really.

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