HyperDic: astuteness

English > 2 senses of the word astuteness:
NOUNcognitionastuteness, shrewdness, perspicacity, perspicaciousnessintelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings)
cognitionastuteness, profundity, profoundness, depth, deepnessthe intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas
astuteness > pronunciation
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > astuteness: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningintelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings).
Synonymsshrewdness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness
Categorycommercial enterprise, business enterprise, businessThe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects
Narrowercraft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wilinessshrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
insightfulness, acumenshrewdness shown by keen insight
knowingnessshrewdness demonstrated by knowledge
street smartsA shrewd ability to survive in a dangerous urban environment
BroaderintelligenceThe ability to comprehend
Spanishastucia, perspicacia, sagacidad
Catalanastúcia, perspicàcia, perspicacitat, sagacitat
Adjectivesastutemarked by practical hardheaded intelligence
English > astuteness: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas.
Synonymsprofundity, profoundness, depth, deepness
Broaderwisdom, sapienceability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight

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