Definitions for sagaciousness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sa•ga•cioussəˈgeɪ ʃəs(adj.)

  1. having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense; shrewd:

    a sagacious lawyer.

  2. Obs. keen of scent.

Origin of sagacious:

1600–10; < L sagāx keen-scented, acute, discerning; see -acious


Princeton's WordNet

  1. sagacity, sagaciousness, judgment, judgement, discernment(noun)

    the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations

  2. judiciousness, sagacity, sagaciousness(noun)

    the trait of forming opinions by distinguishing and evaluating


  1. sagaciousness(Noun)

    The state of being sagacious; an acuteness of perception or discernment.


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