Sentence Examples with the word clever

Their style of warfare, too, caused them to throw away the immense advantages which the broken bush-clad island offered to clever guerrilla partisans.

And he is so clever and so good! said Natasha.

That was a clever move - using Clara as a source for his information.

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They are clever cooks, and for their feasts preparations are sometimes made months in advance, and enormous waste results from them.

Natasha did not follow the golden rule advocated by clever folk, especially by the French, which says that a girl should not let herself go when she marries, should not neglect her accomplishments, should be even more careful of her appearance than when she was unmarried, and should fascinate her husband as much as she did before he became her husband.

Mutesa was a clever man of restless energy, but regardless of human life and suffering, and consumed by vanity.

Of the former we cannot speak here (see Hittites), except so far as to remark the Abd-Ashirta and his son Aziru, though at first afraid of the Hatti, was afterwards clever enough to make a treaty with their king, and, with other external powers, to attack the districts which remained loyal to Egypt.

Another says clever things and one doesn't care to listen, but this one talks rubbish yet stirs an old fellow up.

A, general feeling that King Alexander contemplated changing the situation by one of his bold and clever coups d'etat increased the political unrest.

Mr. Gilman's broad views of history and literature and his clever explanations made my work easier and pleasanter than it could have been had I only read notes mechanically with the necessarily brief explanations given in the classes.