a clever clogs

a clever clogs

  (British & Australian humorous) also a clever boots (Australian humorous)
if you call someone a clever clogs, you mean that they are very clever I bet old clever clogs here knows the answer.
See also: clever, clog
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Or at least mean you can show off what a clever clogs you are at parties.
THE smartphone is now even more of a clever clogs with the new Samsung Galaxy S3.
The new family-of-three were able to go home five days after the birth, where Joe is already showing signs of being a clever clogs.
AS WELL as getting ready for the Grand National, the Girls have been busy this week finding out why Alex curran is such a clever clogs, who the Cat is that got the cream, why women actually don't care what men think of their clothes and how the "Suri Cruise effect" could mean the end of the line for hand-medown fashion.
I find her patronising, self-satisfied and a bit of a clever clogs.
A clever clogs guide to caring for Hartlepool's youngest residents has been published.