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    Meaning of "Clever"


    I want to know the meaning of "Clever".

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    Re: Meaning of "Clever"


    If you look up a word or phrase at, you will usually find dozens of examples that show you how it is used, and you can often get a very good idea of what it means.
    Try looking up the word at If you are still not sure, come back here and ask us about the definitions that cause you problems.
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    Re: Meaning of "Clever"

    There is a difference in dialect here.

    In BrE clever is the everyday synonym for intelligent. Speakers of AmE, on the other hand, generally use smart rather than clever to mean intelligent.

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