Translation of acutely in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /əˈkjuːtli/


  • 1 1.1 (intensely, strongly) [painful/embarrassing] extremadamente, sumamente
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    • In fact, the wielder may suffer more acutely than others.
    • Regulations allow a maximum of 55 gallons of hazardous waste or 1 quart of acutely hazardous waste at each satellite accumulation area.
    • She was recently admitted to hospital with an acutely painful, swollen knee.
    1.2 (keenly) plenamente to be acutely aware of sth ser* or (Chile, Mexico/Chile, México) estar* plenamente consciente de algo, tener* plena conciencia de algo
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    • The General sits in his lifeless castle, the decadence of his environment acutely described.
    • Leibniz, for all his Aristotelian credentials, was not acutely aware of the Aristotelian Problem of First Principles.
    • Charged with leading Dominique's disciples, he is acutely conscious of the limits imposed on their potential for accomplishment.
  • 2 (perceptively) [analyze/observe] con perspicacia or agudeza, sagazmente

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