quick at hearing; wise; clever; sharp-witted; intelligent; acute

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冰雪聪明 冰雪聰明 bing1 xue3 cong1 ming5
exceptionally intelligent (idiom)

聪慧 聰慧 cong1 hui4
bright; witty; intelligent

聪敏 聰敏 cong1 min3
quick; bright; intelligent; clever; brilliant

聪明反被聪明误 聰明反被聰明誤 cong1 ming2 fan3 bei4 cong1 ming2 wu4
a clever person may become the victim of his own ingenuity (idiom); cleverness may overreach itself; too smart for one's own good

聪明 聰明 cong1 ming5
intelligent; clever; bright; smart; acute (of sight and hearing)

聪明才智 聰明才智 cong1 ming5 cai2 zhi4
intelligence and wisdom

聪明过头 聰明過頭 cong1 ming5 guo4 tou2
too clever by half; excessive ingenuity

聪明绝顶 聰明絕頂 cong1 ming5 jue2 ding3
highly intelligent (idiom)

聪明伶俐 聰明伶俐 cong1 ming5 ling2 li4
clever and quick-witted

聪明一世,糊涂一时 聰明一世,糊塗一時 cong1 ming5 yi1 shi4 - hu2 tu5 yi1 shi2
even the wisest can have a momentary lapse in judgment (idiom); every man has a fool in his sleeve

聪明一世,懵懂一时 聰明一世,懵懂一時 cong1 ming5 yi1 shi4 - meng3 dong3 yi1 shi2
see 聰明一世,糊塗一時|聪明一世,糊涂一时

聪颖 聰穎 cong1 ying3
smart; intelligent

耳聪目明 耳聰目明 er3 cong1 mu4 ming2
sharp ears and keen eyes (idiom); keen and alert; perceptive

绝顶聪明 絕頂聰明 jue2 ding3 cong1 ming5
extremely bright (idiom)

失聪 失聰 shi1 cong1
to go deaf; to lose hearing

事后聪明 事後聰明 shi4 hou4 cong1 ming5
wise after the event (idiom); with hindsight, one should have predicted it

耍小聪明 耍小聰明 shua3 xiao3 cong1 ming5
to get smart; to resort to petty tricks

小聪明 小聰明 xiao3 cong1 ming5
clever-clever; clever in trivial matters; sharp but petty-minded

自作聪明 自作聰明 zi4 zuo4 cong1 ming2
to think oneself clever (idiom)