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smart

adjective (CLEVER)    /smɑːt/ US  /smɑːrt/
B1 mainly US intelligent, or able to think quickly or cleverly in difficult situations: Gemma's teacher says she's one of the smartest kids in the class. Why don't you fix it if you're so smart? I'm not smart enough to understand computers. He's smart enough to know he can't run the business without her. Quitting that job was the smartest move I ever made.IntelligencePerceptive smartness     /ˈsmɑːt.nəs/ US  /ˈsmɑːrt-/ noun [U] UK
(Definition of smart adjective (CLEVER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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