Synonyms of smack of in English:

smack of


See definition of smack

phrase

1‘the tea smacked strongly of tannin’

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

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

SYNONYMS
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