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exhibiting or possessing skill and ease in performance

amusing or pleasing because of wit or originality

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showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others

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mentally quick and resourceful

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showing inventiveness and skill

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in a statement, her father Bob said that Peaches was the wildest, funniest, cleverest, wittiest and the most bonkers of all of us, asserting that she was a beautiful child and how it would no longer be possible to see hear again implying that it was unbearable, Stuff.
The star was some character presenting himself as 'the cleverest Greek in the world', who came up with an incredible amount of nonsense.
And the cleverest of all when it comes to ingenuity and joined-up thinking is the crow family - surpassing dogs or even a human toddler.
But on the other hand too many of our cleverest young people are leaving - many of them to that big, overcrowded place at the southern end of the East Coast Main Line.
You can imagine a cavalry charge coinciding with a Red Arrows flypast might not be the cleverest of combinations.
Lumping cleverest in with so clever is catastrophic When John Major talks about the dominance of rich, privately-educated people in power and the lack of social mobility, he's not just talking about the consequences of abolishing grammar schools (only 164 remain).
When I was a child at school I wasn't the cleverest child so I found it difficult but I kept working hard and didn't give up.
PEOPLE in North Wales are being offered an opportunity to work with some of the cleverest dogs around.
Teachers are sure to enjoy the first story, Saving Ms Fosdyke, set in an alternate reality where 'only the smartest, cleverest, most brilliant people get to be teachers' and a good teacher can command a salary in the hundreds of millions.
Top Gear judges said 'it is the cleverest small car around today, the city car we know VW was capable of producing, the distilled essence of Volkswagen.
The smartest animals on the planet; extraordinary tales of the natural world's cleverest creatures.
Kerr sets out to distinguish thoughts and actions that are intelligent for a human to pursue from those that even the cleverest of any other species (his house cat, in this case), by considering intelligence as an phenomenon of information.
the cleverest and most stylish boys embrace their man-child looks with gusto, growing long and wild Kate Bush hair and waltzing around 100 friendship bracelets-deep like they ought to be cast in a Gus Van Sant movie" It's as if you told someone in their thirties to write as if they were a seventeen-year-old pretending to be older.
You have dined out for far too long as a poor persecuted minority when, in fact, you possess great gifts and have behind you people of considerable wealth and some of the cleverest children in the country to teach.
Apart from the aforementioned elevator encounter, the Italian closet scene is ``Sweet Charity's'' cleverest, and director Scott Faris (re-creating Walter Bobbie's Broadway direction) gives it some cheeky brio.