Definition of perspicacity in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌpərspiˈkasədē/


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.

Words that rhyme with perspicacity

audacity, capacity, fugacity, loquacity, mendacity, opacity, pertinacity, pugnacity, rapacity, sagacity, sequacity, tenacity, veracity, vivacity, voracity

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Syllabification: per·spi·cac·i·ty

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