from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang A smart aleck.
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- n. One given to making clever jokes regarded as rude or disrespectful; smart; a wisecracker.
- n. A knowledgable or successful sports bettor.
- n. A member of the Mafia; a mobster
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- n. an upstart who makes conceited, sardonic, insolent comments
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“Somebody steals one, word gets out that it's worth stealing, and suddenly every goddamn two-bit original gangsta, marielito, crackhead, and junior wise guy has to steal one, just to keep up.”