Part of speech:
(Archaic) Brisk; fresh.
Fierce or impetuous; violent:
Alert means a public method of warning people, either to give them vital information or to report danger.
Having or exhibiting keenly perceptive intellect.
Disposed to or marked by artful and cunning practices; tricky.
Exhibiting ingenuity or imagination; creative or artful:
Capable of some independent functioning because equipped with a microprocessor or computer
Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
Mentally quick; smart, clever, witty, etc.
The definition of brilliant is someone or something that is very bright, either in terms of intelligence or because it is shiny or intensely colored.
The definition of canny is someone shrewd, clever or careful with money.
(Informal) Shrewd or discerning
The definition of slick is something glossy, smooth, slippery or oily.
Having the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; sagacious:
The definition of stupid is a person with less than normal intelligence or a boring situation.
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
Lively, fast-thinking, witty, intelligent.
Mentally quick and original
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