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savvy

(ˈsævi)
1. tv. & in. to understand (someone or something). (Adapted from Spanish sabe, he knows.) Do you savvy?
2. n. knowledge; know-how. I don’t have the savvy necessary to do the job.
3. mod. knowledgeable. He is one of the most savvy directors in New York.
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Savvy Ladies is an independent non-profit organization that provides personal finance education and resources for women of all walks of life.
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If Proton can get footfall through their dealerships, there's no reason why the Savvy shouldn't succeed.
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Savvy then started performing in public when he moved to go to Manchester City College.
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And the Proton Savvy doesn't disappoint offering a sporty, youthful, modern style that suits its city car image perfectly.
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Written by dedicated computer music hobbyist Richard Mansfield with the technical assistance of recording studio head engineer Andy McEwen, The Savvy Guide to Digital Music is a straightforward guide to the digital music revolution for readers of all backgrounds, from the technophobe to the savvy computer literate.
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Those who can capitalize on the intricacies have developed an extreme savvy that's a pure delight to witness.
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