Synonyms of clever in English:

clever


See definition of clever

adjective

1‘an extremely clever and studious young woman’

SYNONYMS

intelligent, bright, smart, brilliant

talented, gifted, precocious

capable, able, competent, apt, proficient

educated, learned, erudite, academic, bookish, knowledgeable, wise, sagacious

informal brainy, genius

ANTONYMS

stupid

2‘a clever scheme’

SYNONYMS

shrewd, astute, sharp, acute, quick, sharp-witted, quick-witted

ingenious, resourceful, canny, cunning, crafty, artful, wily, slick, neat

informal foxy, savvy

British informal fly

Northern English Scottish informal pawky

North American informal as sharp as a tack, cute, whip-smart

ANTONYMS

ill-advised, foolish

3‘Grandma was clever with her hands’

SYNONYMS

skilful, dexterous, adroit, deft, nimble, nimble-fingered, handy, adept

skilled, talented

4‘a clever remark’

SYNONYMS

witty, quick-witted, amusing, droll, humorous, funny, sparkling, entertaining, scintillating