Synonyms of smack of in English:

smack of

See definition of smack


1‘the tea smacked strongly of tannin’

taste of, have the flavour of, have the savour of

2‘I didn't want to engage in anything that smacked of self-promotion’

suggest, hint at, have overtones of, have a suggestion of, have the air of, give the impression of, have the hallmark of, have the stamp of, resemble, seem like
smell of, reek of