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English definition of “clever”

clever

adjective    /ˈklev·ər/
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    /ˈklev·ər·li/ adverb Did you notice how she cleverly avoided answering most of my questions ?
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