Synonyms of 'perspicacious'
acutely perceptive or discerning(formal) a man of perspicacious judgment
a very perceptive critique of Wordsworth
He is very sharp and swift with repartee.
a person of keen intellect
His relaxed exterior hides an extremely acute mind.
He had been spotted by an alert neighbour.
My sister has always been the clever one in our family.
a penetrating mind
She's a shrewd businesswoman.
a shrewd guess
tailor-made holidays to suit the more discerning traveller
He made a series of astute business decisions.
An observant doctor can detect symptoms from expression and posture.
percipient (formal), ,
a wise and sagacious leader
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in the sense of acute
penetrating in perception or insightHis relaxed exterior hides an extremely acute mind.
in the sense of alert
watchful and attentiveHe had been spotted by an alert neighbour.
in the sense of astute
quick to notice or understandHe made a series of astute business decisions.
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