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Word: perspicacious

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


More Vocab Words

::: transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
::: ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
::: nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
::: orifice - mouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
::: stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
::: sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
::: concurrent - happening at the same time; in agreement
::: interrogate - question closely; cross-examine; cross-question