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Word: perspicacious

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


More Vocab Words

::: collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
::: coalition - partnership; league; union of separate political parties
::: heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
::: engaging - charming; attractive
::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
::: amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
::: grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
::: discernible - distinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
::: germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
::: fervent - ardent; zealous; hot