Definition of perspicacity in English:


Syllabification: per·spi·cac·i·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌpərspiˈkasitē


  • The quality of having a ready insight into things; shrewdness: the perspicacity of her remarks
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    • It is, moreover, written with an attention to syntax commensurate with the author's historical perspicacity.
    • Few can observe their impulses with perspicacity.
    • There is nothing heartless about his intelligence or his perspicacity.

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