ingenioso
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (smart)
a. ingenious
Mis alumnos me sorprendieron con sus ingeniosos inventos.My students surprised me with their ingenious inventions.
b. clever
Se le ocurrió una manera muy ingeniosa de calentar su comida.She came up with a clever way to heat up her food.
2. (funny)
a. witty
Tania nos hizo reír con sus chistes ingeniosos.Tania made us laugh with her witty jokes.
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ingenioso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (inteligente)
a. ingenious, clever
2. (agudo)
a. witty
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ingenioso
adjective
1 (mañoso) clever; resourceful; [+invento, sistema] ingenious
2 (agudo) witty
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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