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...perhaps Latin glūb- ‘to peel, flay’. - ED =unquote= But " clever " is pretty well "etymology unknown". The OED ...
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 12/11/2013
Clever Clogs is better. It's an extremely mild put down, usually to imply arrogance or cheek.
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 23/02/2009
Well, a person could be glib, or eloquent. He could be silver-tongued. He could be expressive, or a powerful speaker. A speech could be stirring, or well expressed. A good speechmaker is said to have a gift of oratory, or to be an orator. A person...
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 15/08/2009