smartness


smartness
n.
1.
Sharpness, keenness, poignancy, pungency, acuteness, severity.
2.
Vigor, force, energy, quickness.
3.
Liveliness, briskness, vivacity, wittiness, readiness, sprightliness.
4.
Expertness, dexterity, cleverness, quickness, activity, intelligence, alertness.
5.
Wit, wittiness, acuteness, aptness, pertinency.
6.
Spruceness, trimness.
7.
Agility, nimbleness, quickness, activity, spryness.

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  • Smartness — Smart ness, n. The quality or state of being smart. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • smartness — index perception, sagacity, sense (intelligence) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • smartness — noun 1. liveliness and eagerness he accepted with alacrity the smartness of the pace soon exhausted him • Syn: ↑alacrity, ↑briskness • Derivationally related forms: ↑smart, ↑brisk ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • smartness — noun see smart I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • smartness — See smartly. * * * …   Universalium

  • smartness — noun a) The state or quality of being smart. b) The result or product of being smart …   Wiktionary

  • Smartness — Det at være smart …   Danske encyklopædi

  • smartness — smart·ness || smÉ‘rtnɪs / mɑːt n. cleverness, intelligence; shrewdness, alertness; quickness, liveliness; dapperness, neatness of appearance or dress …   English contemporary dictionary

  • smartness — smart·ness …   English syllables