smarty-pants


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Smarty-pants that monitor heart health Men's briefs have been developed to measure blood pressure, heart rate and other vital signs, so patients can be monitored at home rather than at hospital.
Naturally, we wondered: How many of these smarty-pants brainiacs are Jewish?
The smarty-pants answer is that it happens all the time.
One smarty-pants allegedly scored full marks by scribbling the pithy answer: Why not?
Can't say the same for Lauren Ambrose, the "Six Feet Under" star who plays Heather, the young hot- / smarty-pants.
What Britain's Got Talent proved is that we're tired of violent, reality television and the smarty-pants who bring us the arty-farty and tell us we're morons if it fails to engage us.
Now forgive me for appearing to be a smarty-pants, but surely VAT is one of the first questions you ask any builder looking to work on your house.
Stroll downtown and take a stab at it--you might outsmart the smarty-pants of Silicon Valley.
November 14 (Darla) LD & the New Criticism deliver self-described "experimental countrypolitan deathpop" with equal parts sadness and smarty-pants sass.
His astonishing sense now, which he communicated to me on Easter Sunday when he came back, having just been commissioned, is that he doesn't have all the answer--he isn't one of those smarty-pants who has all the answers--but he felt for the first time in his life that here was an opportunity to serve a moment of noble purpose, and he was hungry for such an opportunity.
A smarty-pants comedy from a couple of talented writer-directors, "Final Draft" would need a lot of dew removed from behind its ears to get taken seriously in Tinseltown.
When those gun-grabbing liberal Canadians started outlawing and seizing firearms, we warned 'em about "weapon substitution syndrome," but oh, no, those smarty-pants wouldn't listen -- and now the violence has spread to the croquet fields.
Indeed, it made me reflect on another driving nightmare, at the other end of the scale, which was also because I'd tried to be a smarty-pants.
When she finds bondage pix of a smarty-pants classmate on his commode, she privately coaches herself: "Don't be a racist, don't be a racist.
No-one likes a smarty-pants, even if they are this erudite and (mostly) readable.