astuteness

Definitions of astuteness
1

n the intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas

Synonyms:
deepness, depth, profoundness, profundity
Type of:
sapience, wisdom
ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight

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

Synonyms:
perspicaciousness, perspicacity, shrewdness
Types:
show 4 types...
hide 4 types...
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

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.