astuteness

  • 1 astuteness — index common sense, insight, intelligence (intellect), judgment (discernment), perception, sagacity …

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  • 2 astuteness — astute ► ADJECTIVE ▪ good at making accurate judgements; shrewd. DERIVATIVES astutely adverb astuteness noun. ORIGIN Latin astutus, from astus craft …

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  • 3 Astuteness — Astute As*tute , a. [L. astutus, fr. astus craft, cunning; perh. cognate with E. acute.] Critically discerning; sagacious; shrewd; subtle; crafty. [1913 Webster] Syn: Keen; eagle eyed; penetrating; skilled; discriminating; cunning; sagacious;… …

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  • 4 astuteness — noun see astute …

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  • 5 astuteness — See astutely. * * * …

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  • 6 astuteness — noun The quality of being astute …

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  • 7 astuteness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. sagacity, keenness, shrewdness; see acumen . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Skill in perceiving, discriminating, or judging: acumen, clear sightedness, discernment, discrimination, eye, keenness, nose, penetration,… …

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  • 8 astuteness — as tute·ness || nɪs n. cleverness; keenness, shrewdness …

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  • 9 astuteness — n. Shrewdness, penetration, sagacity, perspicacity, discernment, acuteness, sharpness, subtlety, ingenuity, mother wit, quick parts, long headedness, keen sightedness, quick sightedness, power to fathom wiles …

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  • 10 astuteness — n 1. perception, discernment, penetration; perspicacity, percipience, appercipience, discrimination; acuteness, keenness, acumen, quickness, sharpness; sagacity, judiciousness, wisdom, sapience, mother wit, wits; intelligence, understanding,… …

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  • 11 astuteness — as·tute·ness …

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  • 12 astuteness — See: astute …

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  • 13 astuteness — noun 1. intelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings) • Syn: ↑shrewdness, ↑perspicacity, ↑perspicaciousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑perspicacious (for: ↑perspicaciousness), ↑ …

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  • 14 acumen — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. discernment, shrewdness, penetration; intelligence.Ant., dullness, obtuseness. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. keenness, insight, penetration, perspicacity, percipience, discernment, sharpness, acuteness,… …

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  • 15 Tzvi Ashkenazi — Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch ben Yaakov Ashkenazi (1656, Moravia (most likely, Velké Meziříčí[citation needed]) May 2, 1718, Lviv) (Hebrew …

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  • 16 Sarmatian — [sär mā′shən] adj. of ancient Sarmatia its people, language, or culture n. a member of an ancient Indo Iranian people related to the Scythians that lived in southern Russia and the eastern Balkan Peninsula * * * See Sarmatia. * * * Any member of… …

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  • 17 biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

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  • 18 Virtue — • According to its etymology the word virtue (Latin virtus) signifies manliness or courage Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Virtue     Virtue      …

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  • 19 genius — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. spirit, pixy; brilliance, intelligence; talent, bent, gift, ability. See skill, intellect, mythical deities. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The highest degree of intellectual capacity] Syn. ability, talent,… …

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  • 20 vision — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Sense of sight Nouns 1. vision, sight, optics, eyesight, seeing; view, look, espial, glance, ken; glimpse, glimmer, peep, coup d oeil; focus; gaze, stare, leer; perception, contemplation; regard, survey; …

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