The clever cost savings idea of sleeping in the car didn't sound so safe right now.
She had been flirting with him and enjoying his clever side steps for the last few days, but she was tiring of the game.
Had the idea only been a clever method to gain favors?
Was this break in and shooting a coincidental event or might someone else have been as clever as I at tracking down this nefarious tipster?
There is on one to connect me to New Hampshire though this little group who thought they were so clever hiding in that silly business in Keene might suspect that the one they hunted is now hunting them!
"I wouldn't call that clever," Toni said in a hushed tone.
"It was a clever deal," Darkyn said, approving.
Dean then told Fred of Lydia Larkin's clever set up of Fitzgerald.
"You were pretty clever for a couple of kids," Dean said.
Dean reluctantly agreed it was a clever idea even though he thought it was a waste of time.
That was a clever move - using Clara as a source for his information.
When a woman wants to know, she looks for some clever way to trick the man into disclosing the facts.
Clever. It serves a dual purpose.
As a child he was clever and delicate.
The natives, who are Micronesian hybrids of finer physique than their kinsmen of the Pelew Islands, have a comparatively high mental standard, being careful agriculturists, and peculiarly clever boatbuilders and navigators.
Thaddeus Wojciechowski has published a clever work on Slavonic antiquities.
"Very clever," said the Wizard, nodding his head as if pleased.
Just then his eye fell upon the lanterns and the can of kerosene oil which Zeb had brought from the car of his balloon, and he got a clever idea from those commonplace things.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
The rich, of course, got very clever about where they earned and reported income.
They told stories of their wonderful feats with fowl, fish and quadruped--how many wild ducks and turkeys they had shot, what "savage trout" they had caught, and how they had bagged the craftiest foxes, outwitted the most clever 'possums and overtaken the fleetest deer, until I thought that surely the lion, the tiger, the bear and the rest of the wild tribe would not be able to stand before these wily hunters.
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.
And though perhaps few children will have as much precocious interest in books as did Helen Keller, yet the natural curiosity of every healthy child may be turned to printed pages, especially if the teacher is clever and plays a word game as Miss Sullivan did.
My room-mate was introduced to me by the jailer as "a first-rate fellow and a clever man."
It is wonderful how clever I am and how... charming she is, she went on, speaking of herself in the third person, and imagining it was some very wise man--the wisest and best of men--who was saying it of her.
"Is she clever?" she asked.
You're a clever fellow!