Definition of cleverness in English:

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cleverness

Pronunciation: /ˈklɛvənəs/

noun

[mass noun]
The quality of being clever; intelligence or shrewdness: people marvelled at his cleverness the cleverness of her strategy
More example sentences
  • 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.
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