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Wily vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

wily | shrewd |


As adjectives the difference between wily and shrewd

is that wily is sly, cunning, full of tricks while shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

Shrewd vs Sly - What's the difference?

shrewd | sly |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and sly

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while sly is artfully cunning; secretly mischievous; wily.

As a adverb sly is

slyly.

Shrewd vs Canny - What's the difference?

shrewd | canny |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and canny

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while canny is careful, prudent, cautious.

Shrewd vs Cagey - What's the difference?

shrewd | cagey |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and cagey

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while cagey is wary, careful, shrewd.

Shrewd vs Astute - What's the difference?

shrewd | astute |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and astute

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while astute is quickly and critically discerning.

Shrewd vs Keen - What's the difference?

shrewd | keen | Synonyms |

Shrewd is a synonym of keen.


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and keen

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while keen is showing a quick and ardent willingness or responsiveness, enthusiastic, eager; interested, intense.

As a verb keen is

(rare) to sharpen; to make cold or keen can be to utter a keen.

As a noun keen is

a prolonged wail for a deceased person.

What is the difference between shrewd and shrewdness?

shrewd | shrewdness | Derived terms |

Shrewdness is a derived term of shrewd.


As a adjective shrewd

is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As a noun shrewdness is

the quality of being shrewd.

What is the difference between shrewd and cursed?

shrewd | cursed |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and cursed

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while cursed is something that has some sort of divine harm, malady, or other curse.

As a verb cursed is

(curse).

What is the difference between shrewd and cute?

shrewd | cute |


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and cute

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while cute is possessing physical features, behaviors, personality traits or other properties that are mainly attributed to infants and small or cuddly animals; fair, dainty, round, and soft physical features, disproportionately large eyes and head, playfulness, fragility, helplessness, curiosity or shyness, innocence, affectionate behavior.

What is the difference between shrewd and shrew?

shrewd | shrew |

Shrewd is a derived term of shrew.


As a adjective shrewd

is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As a noun shrew is

any of numerous small mouselike, chiefly nocturnal, mammals of the family soricidae .

As a verb shrew is

(obsolete|transitive) to beshrew; to curse.

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