What does sagacious mean?

Definitions for sagacioussəˈgeɪ ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perspicacious, sagacious, sapient(adj)

    acutely insightful and wise

    "much too perspicacious to be taken in by such a spurious argument"; "observant and thoughtful, he was given to asking sagacious questions"; "a source of valuable insights and sapient advice to educators"

  2. sagacious(adj)

    skillful in statecraft or management

    "an astute and sagacious statesman"


  1. sagacious(Adjective)

    Having or showing keen discernment, sound judgment, and farsightedness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sagacious(adj)

    of quick sense perceptions; keen-scented; skilled in following a trail

  2. Sagacious(adj)

    hence, of quick intellectual perceptions; of keen penetration and judgment; discerning and judicious; knowing; far-sighted; shrewd; sage; wise; as, a sagacious man; a sagacious remark

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sagacious

    sa-gā′shus, adj. keen or quick in perception or thought: acute: discerning and judicious: wise.—adv. Sagā′ciously.—ns. Sagā′ciousness, Sagac′ity, acuteness of perception or thought: acute practical judgment: shrewdness. [L. sagax, sagacissagīre, to perceive quickly.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sagacious in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sagacious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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