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Another word for clever

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Adjective
  1. Exhibiting or possessing skill and ease in performance

    See also:

    ability

  2. Amusing or pleasing because of wit or originality

    See also:

    laughter

Another word for clever

Synonym Study

  • Shrewd suggests cleverness and acumen accompanied by practicality a shrewd judge of character, sometimes verging on craftiness a shrewd politician See also syn. study at intelligent.
  • Ingenious stresses inventive skill, as in origination or fabrication an ingenious device
  • Cunning suggests great skill or ingenuity, but often implies deception or craftiness cunning as a fox
  • Clever , implies quick-wittedness or adroitness, as in contriving the solution to a problem a clever reply