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shrewd
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Childhood's End
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  • Nor did he approve of the kidnapping itself: Van Ryberg had a shrewd idea that for some tune extremists in the Freedom League had been putting pressure on Wainwright to make him adopt a more active policy.
  • The experiment would at least be attempted, and the reactions of the victim observed with interest by a battery of very shrewd minds.

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  • She is a shrewd negotiator.
  • She watched him with a shrewd eye.

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