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shrewd
used in O Pioneers!

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Definition
smart — especially in negotiating with people (may infer underhanded dealings)
  • Let's try to do like the shrewd ones, and not like these stupid fellows.
    1.5 — Part 1 Chapter 5 (57% in)
  • Lou now looks the older of the two; his face is thin and shrewd and wrinkled about the eyes, while Oscar's is thick and dull.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (8% in)

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