shrewd

suomi-englanti sanakirja

shrewd englannista suomeksi

  1. näppärä, viisas, hyvä, nokkela, näpparä

  2. juonikas, juoni

  1. kätevä, kekseliäs, neuvokas, u

  2. nokkela, ovela, neuvokas

  3. neuvokas, katuviisas

shrewd englanniksi

  1. Showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

  2. Artful, tricky or cunning.

  3. Streetwise, street-smart.

  4. (quote-book)

  5. Knowledgeable, intelligent, keen.

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  7. Nigh accurate.

  8. (ux)

  9. Severe, intense, hard.

  10. Sharp, snithy, piercing.

  11. Bad, evil, threatening.

  12. 1596-97, (w), ''(w)'', Merchant of Venice|Act III Scene ii:

  13. (smallcaps):
    There are some shrewd contents in yon same paper,
    That steals the colours from Bassanio's cheek:
    Some dear friend dead; else nothing in the world
    Could turn so much the constitution
    Of any constant man. What, worse and worse!— (..)
  14. Portending, boding.

  15. Noxious, scatheful, mischievous.

  16. Abusive, shrewish.

  17. Scolding, satirical, sharp.

  18. 1599, Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''Ado About Nothing|Much Ado About Nothing'', Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare)|Act II Scene i:

  19. (smallcaps): By my troth, niece, thou wilt never get thee a husband, if thou be so shrewd of thy tongue.