adjective, shrewder, shrewdest.
astute or sharp in practical matters:
a shrewd politician.
artful (def 1).
Obsolete. bad1 .
astute and penetrating, often with regard to business
artful and crafty: a shrewd politician
piercing: a shrewd wind
adjective 1. having the disposition of a shrew. adjective 1. (esp of a woman) bad-tempered and nagging
noun 1. a grayish-black mole, Neurotrichus gibbsii, of the western coast of the U.S. and Canada, that grows to a length of about 3 inches (7.6 cm). 2. any of several Asiatic moles of the genus Uropsilus. noun 1. any of several moles, such as Uropsilus soricipes of E Asia or Neurotrichus gibbsi of E […]
noun, plural shrewmice. 1. a shrew. noun (pl) -mice 1. another name for the shrew, esp the common shrew
noun 1. a city now part of Shrewsbury and Atcham, in Salop, in W England. 2. a town in central Massachusetts. noun 1. a town in W central England, administrative centre of Shropshire, on the River Severn: strategically situated near the Welsh border; market town. Pop: 67 126 (2001)