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Word: perspicacious

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


More Vocab Words

::: volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
::: lascivious - lustful
::: miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts
::: plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
::: quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
::: spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
::: cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
::: aggrandize - make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement
::: jovial - good-natured; merry; cheerful
::: ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak