clever clogs

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clever clogs

A light-hearted or humorous way to refer to an intelligent or clever person. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. He's such a clever clogs. There is no question he can't answer.
See also: clever, clog
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How can such a clever clogs lose so much of our money?
Or at least mean you can show off what a clever clogs you are at parties.
It was the best moment of my life." 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.
Do you think you're a clever clogs? Here's a chance to find out as Anne Robinson (above) and Danny Wallace follow the progress of several teams from all walks of life, who are taking part in this big quiz.
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.