clever adj.

1 intelligent/skilful

VERBS be, seem, sound

ADV. awfully, extraordinarily, extremely, incredibly, really, very | pretty, quite, rather

PREP. at I'm not very clever at maths. | with clever with his hands

PHRASES too clever by half Bob irritates me?he's too clever by half! | too clever for your own good

2 (of a thing) ingenious


ADV. extremely, fiendishly, really, very a simple yet fiendishly clever idea | quite, rather