shrewd

(redirected from shrewdest)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
References in classic literature ?
Mr Stelling was the shrewdest fellow he had ever met with,--not unlike Wylde, in fact; he had the same way of sticking his thumbs in the armholes of his waistcoat.
Elliott's value to the Bears' team is colossal, with bat and ball, and as one of the shrewdest captains in the game.
He left his assistant coaching job with the All Blacks in October and is considered one of the shrewdest men in rugby.
But if you want to remind yourself exactly why Sharon Osbourne has earned a reputation as one of the shrewdest agents in the music biz, head for BBC iPlayer.
But Dyche is one of the shrewdest managers in the business.
For me, he was one of the shrewdest captures made by an club in the off-season.
His trainer Henry Candy is one of the shrewdest operators in the game and is not known for overfacing his horses, so if he believes the threeyear-old is ready for a Group One at this fledgling stage of his career the hint should be taken.
But in Jonathan Sexton they But in Jonathan Sexton they have Europe's finest fly-half have Europe's finest fly-half and in Joe Schmidt one of the game's shrewdest and in Joe Schmidt one of the game's shrewdest rugby brains whose stewardship of the team has rugby brains whose stewardship of the team has been an unqualified success to date.
OF all the decisions Brendan Rodgers has got right this season, sending Fabio Borini on loan to Sunderland may just have proved the shrewdest of them all.
Magazine declared his cornering of the hand-pump market one of the three shrewdest business moves ever made.
45pm MOST right-minded folk have Michu and Robin van Persie as their signings of the season but Leicester's Chris Wood is making a bold claim to be the shrewdest capture of the January transfer window, writes James Milton.
Williams 'one of the best signings' MANAGER Les Parry has paid tribute to Tranmere Rovers' miserly defence - and says goalkeeper Owain Fon Williams, above, has been one of his shrewdest ever signings.