clever adjective definition in Clever topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 adjective: Clever topic
1 (especially British English) quick at learning and understanding things a clever child Clever girl! How clever of you to work it out! He's too clever by half, if you ask me (= it annoys me or makes me suspicious). 2 clever (at something) (especially British English) skilful She's clever at getting what she wants. He's clever with his hands.