Clever

Definition of Clever

Clev´er
a.1.Possessing quickness of intellect, skill, dexterity, talent, or adroitness; expert.
Be good, sweet maid, and let who will be clever.
- C. Kingsley.
2.Showing skill or adroitness in the doer or former; as, a clever speech; a clever trick.
3.Having fitness, propriety, or suitableness.
"T would sound more clever
To me and to my heirs forever.
- Swift.
4.Well-shaped; handsome.
5.Good-natured; obliging.

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