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shrewd

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1 shrewd

Marked by practical hardheaded intelligence:
— He was too shrewd to go along with them on a road that could lead only to their overthrow.

synoniemen: astute, sharp.

Roget 698: skillful, dexterous, adroit, expert, apt, handy, quick, deft, ready, gain; slick, smart etc. (active) ... meer laten zien

Roget 702: cunning, crafty, artful; skillful etc. 698; subtle, feline, vulpine; cunning as a fox, cunning as a serpent; deep, deep laid; profound; ... meer laten zien

Roget 498: intelligent [Applied to persons], quick of apprehension, keen, acute, alive, brainy, awake, bright, quick, sharp; quick witted, keen witted, clear witted, ... meer laten zien

Roget 490: knowing etc. v.; cognitive; acroamatic.    aware of, cognizant of, conscious of; acquainted with, made acquainted with; privy to, no stranger to; au fait with, au courant; ... meer laten zien



2 shrewd

Acting with a specific goal.

synoniemen: calculating, calculative, conniving, scheming.

Pools: wyrachowany


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: Byzantine, Daedalian, Machiavellian, Machiavellic, acute, all-knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, apprehending, apprehensive, arch, artful, astute, aware, cagey, calculated, calculating, canny, clever, cognizant ... meer laten zien.

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