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shrewd
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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smart — especially in negotiating with people (may infer underhanded dealings)
  • He was a strong-minded man, sir, shrewd, practical, and as unimaginative as I am myself.
    Chapter 2 — The Curse of the Baskervilles (4% in)

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