part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a bright, sharp, and quick mind; intelligent.
- She is a clever student who asks interesting questions.
synonyms: adept, agile, bright, quick, sharp, smart
antonyms: dull, dumb, stupid
definition 2: showing original or creative thought.
- His clever invention brought a solution to a difficult problem.
synonyms: creative, ingenious, inventive, original
antonyms: dumb, stupid
derivations: cleverly (adv.), cleverness (n.)