Definitions for sagacitysəˈgæs ɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sa•gac•i•tysəˈgæs ɪ ti(n.)

  1. the quality of being sagacious.

Origin of sagacity:

1540–50; < L sagācitās keenness of scent, der. of sagāc-, s. of sagāx (see sagacious )

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. sagacity(Noun)

    The quality of being sage, wise, or able to make good decisions.

  2. Origin: From sagacité, from sagacitas, from sagax, from sagire.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sagacity(noun)

    the quality of being sagacious; quickness or acuteness of sense perceptions; keenness of discernment or penetration with soundness of judgment; shrewdness

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