smart alec

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know-all

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THERE'S nothing more off-putting than a smart arse pop star and they don't come more irksome than Darren Hayes.
In her new film Entrapment, Catherine admits she plays an "annoying American smart arse know-it- all.
I'm also pretty sure the conversation revolves around what's going to happen at the Euros (apart from the smart arses who keep asking 'are we there yet?
All the smart arses and the people who ask tough questions - where are they now?
But I suspect that the system is leaving itself wide open to abuse from smart arses.