shrewdness

DEFINITIONS OF: shrewdness

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n intelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings)

Synonyms:
astuteness, perspicaciousness, perspicacity
Types:
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craft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
acumen, insightfulness
shrewdness shown by keen insight
knowingness
shrewdness demonstrated by knowledge
street smarts
a shrewd ability to survive in a dangerous urban environment
Type of:
intelligence
the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
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