English translation of चालाक
चालाकPowered by COBUILD /calaka/
Definitions and Translations
/calaka, cAlAka, caalaaka, cālāk, calak, cAlAk, caalaak, chalaka, chAlAka, chaalaaka, chālāk, chalak, chAlAk, chaalaak/
1. astute adjective
Someone who is astute is clever and skilful at understanding behaviour and situations.
⇒ She was politically astute. ⇒ ...astute business decisions.
2. devious adjective
A devious person does dishonest things in a clever complicated way.
⇒ You have a very devious mind.
3. shrewd adjective
A shrewd person is able to understand and judge situations quickly and to use this understanding to their own advantage.
4. slick adjective
A slick action is done quickly and smoothly, and without any obvious effort.
5. smart adjective
You can describe someone who is clever as smart.
⇒ He's a smart kid.
6. wily adjective
Wily people are clever and cunning.
⇒ ...the wily old gentleman.
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Translation of चालाक from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary