The quality of being clever; intelligence or shrewdness: people marvelled at his cleverness the cleverness of her strategy
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- Your compilers seem to have confused cleverness with wisdom.
- However, her cleverness and talent for witty banter makes it so she never comes across as being oppressed.
- Reinventing and inverting images of Irishness, Jordan associates him with intelligence, cleverness, and wit.
North American informal smarts
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