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1.compact, neat, tidy, smart-looking ...1756 Sc.
2. conceited, self-important ...1808 Sc.
3. finicky, fond of neatness ...1818 Sc.
4. ingenious; handy; expert in doing any piece of work: applied to one
who can turn his hand to anything ...1825 Sc. & Eng. dial.
one neat in person and work ...B1900 Sc.