English Idioms


clever clogs

Does someone know the meaning of "clever clogs!?
Thanks

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  • From DLH:
    OK. I've seen the answer on page 2!

     
  • OK. I've seen the answer on page 2!
  • Does someone know the meaning of "clever clogs!?
    Thanks
  • As one is said 'clever clogs', they might be called 'know-it-all' as well. By joining two words that are sort of opposite (a clog, wooden shoe, and clever) British people are teasing.


    He is a clever clogs -> French: c'est un petit malin.

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