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clever

adjective  /ˈklev·ər/ us  
having or showing a quick intelligence in doing something or in persuading people to do something: It was certainly a clever ad and got a lot of attention.
cleverly
adverb  /ˈklev·ər·li/ us  
Did you notice how she cleverly avoided answering most of my questions?
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