Know Your Next Word : smile
1. smile :
verb & noun :
1. to assume a facial expression indicating pleasure, favor, or amusement, but sometimes derision or scorn, characterized by an upturning of the corners of the mouth
2. the act or an instance of smiling
3. a smiling expression of the face
Luck smiled on us that night.
The landscape smiled in the sunlight.
Grandmother smiled her consent.
We smiled at the bad weather and kept going.