Russian English Dictionary

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умная in English:

1. smart smart


He's smart.
This time he dressed down, having realized that the smart suit would be out of place.
Smart shopping requires careful planning.
Smart people learn from their mistakes.
Sentences bring context to the words. Sentences have personalities. They can be funny, smart, silly, insightful, touching, hurtful.
Lola the cow, Lola the cow, she's smart and she brings trouble, and she goes mooooo.
Smart mob is sometimes perceived as a political danger - mostly in the countries lacking in traditions of democracy.
They're stupid children, what a nuisance, she said. I replied praising them: "What are you saying, They're both smart, with a good memory and a promising future"
He learned Chinese so fast, everyone says he's very smart, that he really has a gift with languages.
It was a pleasure to spend the evening with a smart, funny and beautiful girl like you.
Some smart alecks cut in when I was asking her to marry me.
Karim was dressed neatly in a smart shirt tucked in his pants; he hoped to study engineering.
He came back with enough money to buy a smart flat in a good part of Warsaw.
Do you think it naturally follows that smart people have big egos?
You just can't let things slip around this nonchalantly smart girl.

2. clever


Even if it isn't true, it's still rather clever.
"We are dealing with a clever man, Watson," said Sherlock Holmes.
You're clever.
Generally speaking, the young people of today are clever.
Clever people know how to make money out of nothing.
I think that against somebody like that, my seemingly clever techniques would be seen through and then I would be defeated.
A stupid man's report of what a clever man says is never accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something that he can understand.
Clever programming requires a computer.
You may think you are clever, but you cannot laugh at me because of that.
We are obliged to regard many of our original minds as crazy — at least until we have become as clever as they are.
A clever solution for a child who fears monsters would be to tell them monsters are weak and fear children even more.
I’d like to be a doctor but I’m not clever enough.
Japanese women are believed to be very clever with their hands.
I am clever, sensitive and imaginative.
The people of old were simple through honesty; the people of today are clever through artificiality.