French translation of 'shrewd'
Example Sentences Including 'shrewd'
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He was also a shrewd judge of character.KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)
It has been a shrewd investment.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But he appears to have made another shrewd move.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But she is a shrewd businesswoman.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She was a shrewd judge of character; so was her acquisitive self-interest.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He also looks a shrewd investment.The Sun (2014)
On this evidence, it is a shrewd move.The Sun (2008)
She is such a shrewd judge.The Sun (2009)
This promising filly gets a feather weight as she only cost 800 and she has proved a shrewd buy.The Sun (2012)
And the time and money spent on them is proving a shrewd investment.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
But he has a shrewd understanding of the political game.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But they may prove a shrewd investment.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He also made shrewd investments in property.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He had a shrewd understanding of investment projects and business.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He has proved a shrewd and tenacious commander, restructuring his force into roving groups of up to 300 men.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He may not have had a formal education but he was shrewd and able to understand how power worked in Mexico.The Sun (2016)
There are multiple action movies in the pipeline and his interventions in politics are shrewd and well judged.The Sun (2013)
While most of that was disastrous, some of the purchases have proved to be shrewd investments.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It is just a shrewd understanding of what matters in their lives.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: shrewd ADJECTIVE
A shrewd person is able to understand and judge a situation quickly and to use this understanding to their own advantage.
She's a shrewd businesswoman.
Translation of shrewd from the Collins English to French Dictionary