English Vietnamese dictionary
- tính từ
- khéo léo
- tài tình, mưu trí
Advanced English dictionary
1 (of an object, a plan, an idea, etc.) very suitable for a particular purpose and resulting from clever new ideas: an ingenious device / invention / experiment + ingenious ways of saving energy + His plots are always very ingenious.
2 (of a person) having a lot of clever new ideas and good at inventing things: an ingenious cook + She's very ingenious when it comes to finding excuses.
ingeniously adverb: ingeniously designed
clever, skilful, skilled, shrewd, cunning, crafty, canny, dexterous, adroit, acute, sharp, keen, resourceful, adept, apt, smart, gifted, bright, brilliant, talented, deft, handy, inventive, Daedalian, creative, imaginative, original, Colloq neat, keen, US crackerjack, Slang on the ball:
My friend here has come up with an ingenious solution to our problem.
The idea sounds quite ingenious
extremely, highly, most, quite, very
a most ingenious device
Concise English dictionary
+(used of persons or artifacts) marked by independence and creativity in thought or action
+skillful (or showing skill) in adapting means to ends
+showing inventiveness and skill