clever clogs

noun

Definition of clever clogs

British, informal + disapproving

  1. :  a person who is clever in a way that is annoying

Word by Word Definitions

cleverplay
  1. :  skillful or adroit in using the hands or body :  nimble

    :  mentally quick and resourceful

    :  marked by wit or ingenuity

clogplay clogs
  1. :  a weight attached especially to an animal to hinder motion

    :  something that shackles or impedes :  encumbrance

    :  a mass of material that blocks movement through a pipe or vessel

  1. :  to impede with a clog :  hinder

    :  to halt or retard the progress, operation, or growth of :  encumber

    :  to fill beyond capacity :  overload


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