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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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Ailsa Gupwell, 31, of South Gosforth, said: "I think there are cleverer ways to get back at people, so I don't think it's something I could bring myself to do.
is headlining a concert marking the start of the Commonwealth Games hasn't pleased ever yone but I think the organisers are cleverer than we think.
For some time now melting ice at the North Pole has made our operation and our day-to-day life intolerable and impossible and there may be no alternative but to cancel Christmas" Jim Carter, who plays the butler in Downton Abbey, speaks out as Greenpeace's Santa Claus "Happiness is driving in the dark with only the odd sheep for company" Welsh singer Cerys Matthews, pictured "There is a perception that everyone else is cleverer and more handsome than you are.
However, according to Patrick Arkle, area technical director of Miller Homes, the plan is cleverer than that.
Along with other projects, the project Cleverer Kiez will be presented.
Most blokes I know think they are cleverer than their wives and their wives are smart enough to let them carry on believing that.
As a worst-case question, we can ask: "If computers get cleverer than humans, what is the point of human beings?
But the drug lords seem to be getting cleverer at hiding their money.
SMART PHONE She's got the latest smart phone; It's cleverer than her.
Corrigan, whose runners have finished runner-up in the two previous finals here at Colwick Park, said: "She's been a very slow developer but is now trapping better and she's getting cleverer.
He's ever so slightly cleverer than everybody else on the planet, so he's ideally placed to front this bold new show, which suggests Channel 4 is taking itself seriously again.
I am sure people far cleverer than I will come up with definitions about what makes a good and effective leader.
THE new BBC1 drama Luther is fantastic - I love the psychological battle going on between the brilliant cop, played by Idris Elba, and the even cleverer scientist (Ruth Wilson) who has apparently got away with the murder of her parents.
London, January 04 (ANI): Dolphins are cleverer than young children, a new study suggests.
I suggest they will have to box a little cleverer to fool the astute shoplifter of this day and age.