Shrewdness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Shrewdness

The quality of being shrewd. | An invented collective name for a group of apes.

Short Example Sentences for Shrewdness

  • 1. Here comes a fisherman with shrewdness and intelligence! 🔊
  • 2. He had as much shrewdness as is consistent with honesty. 🔊
  • 3. Their shrewdness and quick wit is very noticeable. 🔊
  • 4. Not by my shrewdness could we build a hut. 🔊
  • 5. The pleaders in their shrewdness guessed the whole affair. 🔊
  • 6. Of his somewhat sardonic shrewdness this is a good example. 🔊
  • 7. Here are three girls with plenty of shrewdness and energy. 🔊
  • 8. The King combined shrewdness with bravery. 🔊
  • 9. Leger noticed it, but his shrewdness failed him now and then. 🔊
  • 10. What shrewdness in detecting various shades of character! 🔊
  • 11. There was enough shrewdness in him to select a plausible excuse. 🔊
  • 12. This double buffetting had sharpened her shrewdness and insight. 🔊
  • 13. The following is an instance of the shrewdness practiced in effecting escapes. 🔊
  • 14. Again the man's shrewdness lacked an appreciative audience. 🔊
  • 15. The doctor had the simplicity of a child, but the shrewdness of a man. 🔊
  • 16. Yes, there's shrewdness enough in your last devilment. 🔊
  • 17. Thus, we observe, a premium on shrewdness and a tax on sincerity. 🔊
  • 18. Never had his native Attic shrewdness guided him to more purpose. 🔊
  • 19. Braxton Wyatt, full of shrewdness and perception, understood at once. 🔊
  • 20. The Major and the Captain caught the shrewdness of the action. 🔊
  • 21. That nod was one of infinite shrewdness which commended itself to Miss Crane. 🔊

How to use Shrewdness in Sentences?

  • 1. She looked at me with a twinkle of shrewdness and then shook her head once more. 🔊
  • 2. No doubt their shrewdness will at once tell them just where those they seek may be found. 🔊
  • 3. It was a comment on human nature the shrewdness of which he promptly appreciated. 🔊
  • 4. The thieves had operated with a boldness and a shrewdness that fairly outwitted the ranchers. 🔊
  • 5. The national shrewdness and mother-wit is naturally reflected in the national proverb-lore. 🔊
  • 6. He studies the markets of the world, and buys and sells with uniform shrewdness and success. 🔊
  • 7. Little Rasmus was an angler with no shrewdness or intelligence worth mentioning. 🔊
  • 8. The Italian police official is remarkable for his cunning shrewdness and resourcefulness. 🔊
  • 9. My shrewdness (of which I have a good deal too) seems not so great with the ladies. 🔊
  • 10. Captain Ludovic I owe something to for his shrewdness and loyalty and tolerance. 🔊
  • 11. I may not justly claim the victor's crown, Adelma's shrewdness served me; not my own. 🔊
  • 12. These people with all their shrewdness appeared to him to be in their way as contracted as his mountaineers. 🔊
  • 13. To himself he admitted their shrewdness and activity and acknowledged that an experienced head was managing their affairs. 🔊
  • 14. His dark hair waved luxuriantly about a face in which keenness and shrewdness were easily to be seen. 🔊