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Shrewd vs Dishones - What's the difference?

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Shrewd vs Acid - What's the difference?

shrewd | acid | Related terms |

Shrewd is a related term of acid.


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and acid

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while acid is acid; sour; tart (having a sharp taste such as that of vinegar or a lemon).

As a noun acid is

acid (a food with a sharp taste).

Quick vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

quick | shrewd | Related terms |

Quick is a related term of shrewd.


In archaic|lang=en terms the difference between quick and shrewd

is that quick is (archaic) pregnant, especially at the stage where the foetus's movements can be felt; figuratively, alive with some emotion or feeling while shrewd is (archaic) scolding, satirical, sharp.

As adjectives the difference between quick and shrewd

is that quick is moving with speed, rapidity or swiftness, or capable of doing so; rapid; fast while shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As an adverb quick

is (colloquial) with speed, quickly.

As a noun quick

is raw or sensitive flesh, especially that underneath finger and toe nails.

As a verb quick

is to amalgamate surfaces prior to gilding or silvering by dipping them into a solution of mercury in nitric acid.

Shrewd vs Critical - What's the difference?

shrewd | critical | Synonyms |

Shrewd is a synonym of critical.


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and critical

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while critical is inclined to find fault or criticize; fastidious; captious; censorious; exacting.

As a noun critical is

a critical value, factor, etc.

Prompt vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

prompt | shrewd | Related terms |

Prompt is a related term of shrewd.


In archaic|lang=en terms the difference between prompt and shrewd

is that prompt is (archaic) ready, willing (to act) while shrewd is (archaic) scolding, satirical, sharp.

As adjectives the difference between prompt and shrewd

is that prompt is (archaic) ready, willing (to act) while shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As a noun prompt

is a reminder or cue.

As a verb prompt

is to lead someone toward what they should say or do.

Shrewd vs Bitter - What's the difference?

shrewd | bitter | Related terms |

Shrewd is a related term of bitter.


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and bitter

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while bitter is having an acrid taste (usually from a basic substance).

As a noun bitter is

(usually in the plural bitters) a liquid or powder, made from bitter herbs, used in mixed drinks or as a tonic.

As a verb bitter is

to make bitter.

Brilliant vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

brilliant | shrewd |


As adjectives the difference between brilliant and shrewd

is that brilliant is shining brightly while shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As a noun brilliant

is a finely cut gemstone, especially a diamond, having many facets.

Contriving vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

contriving | shrewd | Related terms |

Contriving is a related term of shrewd.


As a verb contriving

is .

As a noun contriving

is the act of one who contrives.

As an adjective shrewd is

showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

Knowing vs Shrewd - What's the difference?

knowing | shrewd | Related terms |

Knowing is a related term of shrewd.


As adjectives the difference between knowing and shrewd

is that knowing is possessing knowledge or understanding; intelligent while shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters.

As a verb knowing

is .

As a noun knowing

is the act or condition of having knowledge.

Shrewd vs Suspicious - What's the difference?

shrewd | suspicious | Related terms |

Shrewd is a related term of suspicious.


As adjectives the difference between shrewd and suspicious

is that shrewd is showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters while suspicious is arousing suspicion.

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