clever definition

  • adjective:
    • Mentally quick and initial; bright.
    • Nimble with all the fingers or body; dexterous.
    • Exhibiting quick-wittedness: an inspired tale.
    • New England definitely was able; docile: "Oxen must certanly be quite smart to-be bossed across the way they've been” ( Dialect Notes).
    • brand new England Affable not particularly smart.
    • Chiefly Southern U.S. Good-natured; amiable. See Local Note at unsightly.
    • Nimble with hands or human anatomy; skillful; adept.
    • Resourceful, sometimes to the stage of cunning.
    • Smart, intelligent or witty; mentally fast or razor-sharp.
    • Showing inventiveness or creativity; amusing.
    • Possessing magical capabilities.
    • Possessing quickness of intellect, ability, dexterity, skill, or adroitness; expert.
    • Showing ability or adroitness in the doer or previous.
    • Having fitness, propriety, or suitableness.
    • Well-shaped; good looking.
    • Good-natured; obliging.
    • showing inventiveness and skill
    • psychologically fast and resourceful
    • showing self-interest and shrewdness when controling other individuals
  • others:
    • Possessing ability or target; having unique ability of any kind, particularly particularly requires quickness of intellect or technical dexterity; adroit. It today frequently indicates the ownership of ability which, though noteworthy, doesn't add up to genius, nor even to a top amount of skill.
    • Indicative of or displaying cleverness: as, an imaginative message; a clever technique.
    • Well shaped; active-looking; good looking.
    • Good-natured; obliging; complaisant; possessing an agreeable mind or personality.
    • Agreeable; pleasant; comfortable; nice: as, “these smart apartments,”
    • Synonyms Adroit, Dexterous, Expert, an such like. (see adroit); prepared, fast, ingenious, neat-handed, once you understand, sharp, bright.
    • A variant of claver.

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