No one likes a smart-ass (10021) wrote in verbosities,
No one likes a smart-ass
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How many people in the U.S. looked up this word today?

My candidate for word of the day is: disingenuous. They keep repeating it on the radio because of the remark McCain made about Michael Moore at the Republican National Convention.

Main Entry: dis·in·gen·u·ous
Pronunciation: "di-s&n-'jen-y&-w&s
Function: adjective
Date: 1655
: lacking in candor; also : giving a false appearance of simple frankness : CALCULATING
- dis·in·gen·u·ous·ly adverb
- dis·in·gen·u·ous·ness noun
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