Meaning of “savvy” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “savvy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"savvy" in American English

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savvynoun [ U ]

us /ˈsæv·i/ infml

practical knowledge and ability:

She has a lot of marketing savvy.
savvy
adjective us /ˈsæv·i/

infml

He’s a politically savvy guy.

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"savvy" in Business English

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savvynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsævi/ us informal

practical knowledge and ability:

He showed experience and savvy.

savvyadjective

uk /ˈsævi/ us informal

used to describe someone with practical knowledge and ability:

get/become savvy Repair facilities are going to get savvy and start checking out their customers a little more.

(Definition of “savvy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)