Part of speech:
The definition of obvious is something that is readily apparent or easy to see.
Of something that is inferred, rather than plainly expressed.
The definition of shrewd is sharp or intelligent with practical concerns.
The definition of definite is something that has limits, is clear in meaning, absolutely true and positive.
(Mathematics) Of a number, of the form a + bi, where a and b are real numbers and i is a square root of −1.
Characterized by accurate measurements or inferences with small margins of error; not approximate:
Made or done with skill or ingenuity
Deceiving or intended to deceive
The definition of devious is someone or something that is not straightforward or deviates from the usual course of action.
Severe; intense; acute; keen
The definition of suggestive is something hinted at or recommended.
(Obsolete) Having genius; brilliant.
The definition of crafty is someone who is sly, clever and deceitful at achieving some goal, or someone or something related to making creative objects.
Quick and skillful; adroit.
(--- Slang) Emotionally upset; crazed:
Hard to understand because of being extremely complex, intellectually demanding, highly abstract, etc.; deep; recondite
Having an acute angle.
Skillful or clever, esp. in achieving a purpose
Slight and shapely; lovely; graceful.
Able to recognize or draw fine distinctions or judgments:
The definition of elusive is being difficult to grasp or retain.
Characteristic of an expert.
Foxlike; crafty; wily; sly
(A) making overnice or petty distinctions; quibbling
Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses:
That cannot be defined
Working harm in a slow or subtle manner; hence, more dangerous than seems evident
Having many complexly arranged elements; elaborate:
Necessary or to be expected because of what has gone before; that follows as reasonable
Marked by discernment and understanding; sensitive.
Out of public scrutiny; known or discussed by few:
Made free from other matter, or from impurities; purified
Of schools, colleges, universities, students, teachers, and studies; educational; academic
The definition of skillful is someone or something that shows talent or adeptness.
The definition of slick is something glossy, smooth, slippery or oily.
Mischievous in a playful way; roguish
Of or characteristic of sophists or sophistry
The definition of sophisticated is someone that is intelligently worldly and smart or advanced processes or technology.
Full of wiles; cunning.
The definition of a nuance is a subtle difference.
Completely obvious; blatant:
Gained or earned by fair methods, not by cheating, lying, or stealing
The definition of forthright is a person, action or statement that is direct and straightforward.
Making, or accompanied by, noise
Disagreeable to the sense of sight:
Using or based on data that are readily quantified or verified:
Excellent in character or ability:
Spun or drawn out to extreme fineness; delicate; fragile
Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
The definition of precise is exact.
Causing great harm; destructive:
Filled up; brimming over:
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