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whip-smart Syllabification: whip-smart

Definition of whip-smart in English:

adjective

informal, chiefly North American
Very quick-witted and intelligent: a private eye is expected to be whip-smart and tough as nails Allen’s whip-smart dialogue
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  • I was wondering where all the whip-smart insights into the mind of a woman finally growing up were.
  • If you're looking for a whip-smart, fast-turnaround copywriter/content producer with superb references, let me know.
  • But what a fearless, whip-smart artist she is.

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