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Word: perspicacious

Definition: (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute


More Vocab Words

::: badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
::: sensitization - process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive
::: exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
::: notable - conspicuous; worthy of note; remarkable; important; distinguished; noted
::: falsify - make (something written) false by changing
::: exculpate - clear from blame or guilt
::: arbiter - person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware
::: rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement