Clever - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 20/10/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Clever.

6 letter answer(s) to clever

ADROIT
  1. quick or skillful or adept in action or thought; "an exceptionally adroit pianist"; "an adroit technician"; "his adroit replies to hecklers won him many followers"; "an adroit negotiator"
ARTFUL
  1. marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft; "the artful dodger"; "an artful choice of metaphors"
  2. not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness; "an ambitious, disingenuous, philistine, and hypocritical operator, who...exemplified...the most disagreeable traits of his time"- David Cannadine; "a disingenuous excuse"
BRAINY
  1. having or marked by unusual and impressive intelligence; "some men dislike brainy women"; "a brilliant mind"; "a brilliant solution to the problem"
  2. those professing superior intellect

3 letter answer(s) to clever

APT
  1. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
  2. (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward; "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"
  3. mentally quick and resourceful; "an apt pupil"; "you are a clever man...you reason well and your wit is bold"-Bram Stoker
  4. at risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant; "he is apt to lose"; "she is liable to forget"

4 letter answer(s) to clever

DEFT
  1. skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands; "a deft waiter"; "deft fingers massaged her face"; "dexterous of hand and inventive of mind"
FOXY
  1. marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"

5 letter answer(s) to clever

SHARP
  1. having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones ; "a shrill whistle"; "a shrill gaiety"
  2. (of a musical note) raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "C sharp"
  3. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
  4. harsh; "sharp criticism"; "a sharp-worded exchange"; "a tart remark"
  5. ending in a sharp point
  6. changing suddenly in direction and degree; "the road twists sharply after the light"; "turn sharp left here"; "the visor was acutely peaked"; "her shoes had acutely pointed toes"
  7. a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
  8. a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
  9. marked by practical hardheaded intelligence; "a smart businessman"; "an astute tenan
SMART
  1. a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
  2. be the source of pain
  3. capable of independent and apparently intelligent action; "smart weapons"
  4. improperly forward or bold; "don't be fresh with me"; "impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup"; "an impudent boy given to insulting strangers"; "Don't get wise with me!"
  5. showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness
  6. elegant and stylish; "chic elegance"; "a smart new dress"; "a suit of voguish cut"
  7. quick and brisk; "I gave him a smart salute"; "we walked at a smart pace"
  8. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; "some children are brighter in one subject than another"; "smart children talk earlier than the average"
  9. painfully severe; "he gave the dog a smart blow"

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Above true pitch; stylish
Acidic; note
Acute
Adroit
Almost bound
Answer with point that's pertinent
Appropriate
Astute
Bldg. unit
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Bright
Bright, but originally wet
Burn
Calculating
Canny
Chic
Classified information?
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Clever sting
Clever, skilful
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Crafty
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Cunning
Cunning, sly
Cunningly clever
Cutting; acidic
Dashing
Dead-on
Deft
Dexterous
Disposed
Done, and fast, extremely skilful
Double-dealing
Easily taught
Elegant and stylish
Eligible for Mensa
Expert gets fed up over time
Expert paid arsonist from time to time
Far from klutzy
Fashionable public transport making comeback
Feel the pain
Felicitous
Fit
Fit a small part
Fitting
Flat, in ads
Full of guile
Germane
Given (to)
Good-lookin'
Handy warning to drivers arriving at Calais?
High-pitched
Hurt
Hurt a little
Incisive English coming from satirical novelist
Inclined
Inclined (to)
Ingenious sting!
Intellectually gifted
Intelligent
Intelligent British like wet weather
Intelligent; sting
It may be a walk-up: Abbr
It may have 2 BR's
It may have 6 rms, riv vu
It may have an E.I.K.
Just right
Keen - exactly
Kind of cookie
Knifelike
Liable
Like a brainiac
Like a literary Dodger
Like a pickpocket's finge
Like a tack
Like a whip?
Like crossword solvers, n
Like Dickens's Dodger
Like some bombs
Like some cheddar
Like some curves
Like some moves
Like the mot juste
Likely
Magicianlike
Masterful opening of mine will bring in a couple of Royalty
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Mensa-eligible
Musical symbol
Nattily dressed
Natty
Nimble
Nimble as very slightly drunken newt
Nimble Scotsman’s left resisting
Nimble-fingered
Not gauche
Not out of place
Note coming from small plucked instrument
Note, part of lush arpeggio?
On target
On the ball
On the ball or on the dot
On the dot
On-target
Opposite of mild, in chee
Part of a sched.
Pertinent
Piercing; clearly defined
Prone
Public transport's turnaround is quick and efficient
Quick
Quick and neatly skilful
Quick and skilful
Quick on the uptake
Quick to get things
Quick to learn
Quick to pick up
Quick to pick up things
Quick-witted
Radio set, model 23
Ready to be transported without resistance
Relevant
Replace tap fitting
Return of public transport turned out well
Right on
See 12D
See 14 Down
Sharp stinging pain
Skilful
Skilled
Skillful
Sly
Sly - sexy
Small instrument out of tune
Small stringed instrument needing tuning?
Some characters in Tristram Shandy are flipping clever!
Soprano plucked instrument precisely
Special instrument's raised pitch
Sting
Sting's bondage sex with Garfunkel
Sting's technologically advanced, witty and stylish
Sting; intelligent
Stylish
Stylish forms of transport going into reverse
Stylish marker pen that is missing
Sudden
Suitable
Suitable form of high-speed transport
Suitable physical training after first of August
Suitable small apartment
Tacky?
To the point
Tricky
Unlike a klutz
Unusually intelligent
Upper-class?
Urban address abbr.
Very alluring
Very smart but initially a bit wet
Well put
Well turned out 1D's bottom raised
Well turned-out NCO's skill
Well-chosen
Well-kept small trading centre
Well-put
Well-related
Well-said
Whiplike?
Wily
With it

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