Definition of savvy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈsævi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsævi//
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[uncountable] (informal) practical knowledge or understanding of something political savvy Skill isn’t enough—you need savvy too. Word Originlate 18th cent.: originally black and pidgin English imitating Spanish sabe usted ‘you know’.
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