smartness


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Synonyms for smartness

a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore

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intelligence as manifested in being quick and witty

liveliness and eagerness

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Sonia wants pomatum too," he said as he walked along the street, and he laughed malignantly--"such smartness costs money.
She was dressed with exceeding smartness and wore several bangle bracelets that glittered and rattled and tinkled with every movement of her hands.
But the air of smartness, the cock of the hat to which John Willet had objected, and the spring nosegay, all betokened some little errand of his own, having a more interesting object than a vintner or even a locksmith.
But they were overcome by unutterable amazement when Mr Pancks, going close up to the most venerable of men and halting in front of the bottle-green waistcoat, made a trigger of his right thumb and forefinger, applied the same to the brim of the broad-brimmed hat, and, with singular smartness and precision, shot it off the polished head as if it had been a large marble.
Their escort did not halt, however, but pushed on, followed by a great crowd of Mormons, until they reached a waggon, which was conspicuous for its great size and for the gaudiness and smartness of its appearance.
I think you'll have to take off a couple of hundred for his smartness.
But, don't you know, there are some things that can beat smartness and foresight?
At any rate," said Sancho, "your worship knew how to hit the right point with your pike, aiming at my head and hitting me on the shoulders, thanks be to God and my own smartness in dodging it.
It is a small effort to leverage the inherent smartness of cities.
The show tackles issues facing society such as Egyptian quasi smartness and family problems in light of social media and sexual violence towards women.
Burfat said that intelligence; vibrant imagination, brain smartness and competence had effectively substituted possession of wealth and assets as a means of initiating trade.
Fateh Mohammad Burfat, who presided over the seminar, said that intelligence; vibrant imagination, brain smartness and competence had effectively substituted possession of wealth and assets as a means of initiating trade.
We imagine everything in future will have hints of smartness about them, and if Nissan has its way, even your slippers can potentially meet you at your doorway once you reach back home.
Home condition does not mean that you will win even you don't perform, over smartness is very dangerous in international cricket, we have put our best, we respect Zimbabwe and they have shown that beating Sri Lanka in their own yard, we want to win with our best efforts and we look forward toward a winning start' said Mashrafe.
smartness, self-confidence, ambitiousness) that have been frequently mentioned by Estonian parents in the prior studies (Tulviste and Ahtonen 2007, Tulviste et al.