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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Andrea Townsley, owner of Clever Clogs Nursery, said: "While we are always sad to see the children leave our nurseries, graduation day is always so much fun for the children, their families and the Clever Clogs team.
YFC clever clogs BRAINBOX young farmers from Betws yn Rhos proved that last's year's county YFC quiz victory was not just a flash in the pan.
BBC Two Wales, 9pm Professor of mathematics Marcus Du Sautoy takes a look at the nature vs nurture debates surrounding what it takes to create a clever clogs.
Gulp rETAiL THErAPY with Jon Perks T here are some clever clogs who have all their present shopping sorted by the middle of November, but they won't be on our Christmas card list.
PROOF, if needed, that not all students are clever clogs. The Times Higher Education has published a list of exam howlers culled from papers taken by the brightest and best in the land.
THE Rep's new artistic director, Jonathan Church, is proving to be quite a clever clogs.
Being a maths duffer needn't stop you being a clever clogs.
CLEVER clogs Carol Vorderman yesterday swapped square roots for hair roots after bleaching her locks blonde.
Clever Clogs day nursery has 48 places for children aged from birth to eight years, though all 43 currently on the roll are within the early years category.
"I don't think were being clever clogs by simplifying like this.
Emma Holtby runs the Clever Clogs Day Nursery in Bowburn, County Durham.
Oh, and apparently clever clogs Chantelle's even a dab hand in the CCDWM kitchen.
"Time is an abstract," said some clever clogs once.