Yet the old man's confidence in the young man's acumen was invulnerable.
That did not seem likely to one who esteemed Mrs. Hallam's acumen as highly as Kirkwood did.
She set too high value upon her acumen, upon the keenness of her instincts.
He was not disappointed, which he regarded as proof of acumen; but he was surprised by his surroundings.
The acumen displayed at these ...