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Definition of knowing adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

knowing

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˈnoʊɪŋ//
 
[usually before noun]
 
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showing that you know or understand about something that is supposed to be secret a knowing smile The man at reception gave her the key with a knowing look. compare unknowing
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