informal, chiefly North American Very quick-witted and intelligent: despite some of the things he says, he’s smart as a whip
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- He's smart as a whip, so there's nothing he can't learn.
- I also remember something else about Todd: he was smart as a whip.
- She was smart as a whip, but never got a chance to go to college.
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