shrewd


shrewd

adjective

Definition of SHREWD

1
having or showing a practical cleverness or judgment <a shrewd used car dealer who knew how to make the best possible deal> <shrewd investments that paid off big>
Antonyms unknowing
2
causing intense discomfort to one's skin <she pulled her coat tighter against the shrewd breeze whipping down the alley>
Near Antonyms balmy, gentle, mild, soothing

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