But she is shrewd enough to know that partisanship would only narrow her audience.
In the Senate, Cruz may look right now the very opposite of shrewd.
They listen to their shrewd father, Tywin Lannister, smear their dead son in front of his corpse.
c.1300, "wicked, evil," from shrewe "wicked man" (see shrew). Cf. crabbed from crab (n.), dogged from dog (n.), wicked from witch (n.). The sense of "cunning" is first recorded 1510s. Related: Shrewdly; shrewdness. Strutt's "Sports and Pastimes of the People of England" (1801) has a shrewdness of apes for a company or group of them. Shrewdie "cunning person" is from 1916.