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shrewd
used in Julius Caesar

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Definition
smart — especially in negotiating with people (may infer underhanded dealings)
  • I wish we may: but yet have I a mind That fears him much; and my misgiving still Falls shrewdly to the purpose.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Rome. Before the Capitol; the Senate sitting (53% in)
  • —I think it is not meet, Mark Antony, so well beloved of Caesar, Should outlive Caesar: we shall find of him A shrewd contriver; and you know his means, If he improve them, may well stretch so far As to annoy us all: which to prevent, Let Antony and Caesar fall together.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Rome. BRUTUS'S orchard (48% in)

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