Definition of Shrewd

Shrewd superl. means: Artful; wily; cunning; arch.

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Shrewd superl. means: Artful; wily; cunning; arch.

Meaning of Shrewd

Shrewd (superl.) means: Artful; wily; cunning; arch.

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Shrewd (superl.): Able or clever in practical affairs; sharp in business; astute; sharp-witted; sagacious; keen; as, a shrewd observer; a shrewd design; a shrewd reply.

Gnostic (a.): Knowing; wise; shrewd.

File (n.): A shrewd or artful person.

Argute (a.): Sagacious; acute; subtle; shrewd.

Cannei (a.): Artful; cunning; shrewd; wary.

Shrewd (superl.): Artful; wily; cunning; arch.

Dido (n.): A shrewd trick; an antic; a caper.

Discerning (a.): Acute; shrewd; sagacious; sharp-sighted.

Cute (a.): Clever; sharp; shrewd; ingenious; cunning.

Hard-headed (a.): Having sound judgment; sagacious; shrewd.

Sage (superl.): Proceeding from wisdom; well judged; shrewd; well adapted to the purpose.

Wise (v.): Hence, prudent; calculating; shrewd; wary; subtle; crafty.

Astute (a.): Critically discerning; sagacious; shrewd; subtle; crafty.

Dry (superl.): Characterized by a quality somewhat severe, grave, or hard; hence, sharp; keen; shrewd; quaint; as, a dry tone or manner; dry wit.

Sly (v. t.): Dexterous in performing an action, so as to escape notice; nimble; skillful; cautious; shrewd; knowing; -- in a good sense.

Shrewd (superl.): Inclining to shrew; disposing to curse or scold; hence, vicious; malicious; evil; wicked; mischievous; vexatious; rough; unfair; shrewish.

Ingenious (a.): Witty; shrewd; adroit; keen; sagacious; as, an ingenious reply.

Sharp (superl.): Keenly or unduly attentive to one's own interest; close and exact in dealing; shrewd; as, a sharp dealer; a sharp customer.

Sagacious (a.): Hence, of quick intellectual perceptions; of keen penetration and judgment; discerning and judicious; knowing; far-sighted; shrewd; sage; wise; as, a sagacious man; a sagacious remark.

Acute (a.): Having nice discernment; perceiving or using minute distinctions; penetrating; clever; shrewd; -- opposed to dull or stupid; as, an acute observer; acute remarks, or reasoning.

Craft (n.): Cunning, art, or skill, in a bad sense, or applied to bad purposes; artifice; guile; skill or dexterity employed to effect purposes by deceit or shrewd devices.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Shrewd

Meaning of Up To Snuff

Up To Snuff means: To be flash, to be shrewd.

Meaning of Up To Trap

Up To Trap means: Knowing, shrewd.

Meaning of SB

SB means: Shrewd, with practical knowledge.

Meaning of lascar

lascar means: shrewd dude, great guy; no-good bum

Meaning of hustler

hustler means: n 1. A prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets. 2: A shrewd or unscrupulous person who knows how to circumvent difficulties.

Meaning of Cocky

Cocky means: Smart, shrewd, a show off. e.g. "You think your real cocky don't you mate, well you've got a lot more to learn in life"

Meaning of SHREWDIE

SHREWDIE means: Shrewdie is Australian and New Zealand slang for a shrewd or cunning person.

Meaning of SNOLLYGOSTER

SNOLLYGOSTER means: Snollygoster is American slang for a shrewd and unprincipled person. The term is especially applied to politicians.

Meaning of SHREWD−HEAD

SHREWD−HEAD means: Shrewd−head is Australian and New Zealand slang for a shrewd or cunning person.

Meaning of FILE

FILE means: File is slang for a shrewd or artful person. File is slang for a pickpocket.File is slang for to pick a pocket.

Meaning of Shrewd

Shrewd means: Able or clever in practical affairs; sharp in business; astute; sharp-witted; sagacious; keen; as, a shrewd observer; a shrewd design; a shrewd reply.

Meaning of Gnostic

Gnostic means: Knowing; wise; shrewd.

Meaning of File

File means: A shrewd or artful person.

Meaning of Argute

Argute means: Sagacious; acute; subtle; shrewd.

Meaning of Cannei

Cannei means: Artful; cunning; shrewd; wary.

Meaning of Shrewd

Shrewd means: Artful; wily; cunning; arch.

Meaning of Dido

Dido means: A shrewd trick; an antic; a caper.

Meaning of Discerning

Discerning means: Acute; shrewd; sagacious; sharp-sighted.

Meaning of Cute

Cute means: Clever; sharp; shrewd; ingenious; cunning.

Meaning of Hard-headed

Hard-headed means: Having sound judgment; sagacious; shrewd.

Meaning of Sage

Sage means: Proceeding from wisdom; well judged; shrewd; well adapted to the purpose.

Meaning of Wise

Wise means: Hence, prudent; calculating; shrewd; wary; subtle; crafty.

Meaning of Astute

Astute means: Critically discerning; sagacious; shrewd; subtle; crafty.

Meaning of Dry

Dry means: Characterized by a quality somewhat severe, grave, or hard; hence, sharp; keen; shrewd; quaint; as, a dry tone or manner; dry wit.

Meaning of Sly

Sly means: Dexterous in performing an action, so as to escape notice; nimble; skillful; cautious; shrewd; knowing; -- in a good sense.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Bleater

Bleater means: One who bleats; a sheep.

Meaning of Concentred

Concentred means: of Concentre

Meaning of Hyperion

Hyperion means: The god of the sun; in the later mythology identified with Apollo, and distinguished for his beauty.

Meaning of Like

Like means: A liking; a preference; inclination; -- usually in pl.; as, we all have likes and dislikes.

Meaning of Overtopped

Overtopped means: of Overtop

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of leathered

leathered means: Adj. Drunk.

Meaning of en-og

en-og means: (ed: this may be a shortened version. If anyone has the full term or can confirm I'd appreciate it) Alleyway (entry) between houses. Often really scummy nasty place full of dog crap - it was a bit of an initiation to pee in a new enog.

Meaning of stowed

stowed means: When the finger is hit on the end with a ball, the finger jammed was said to be stowed.

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