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acute

see definition of acute
  • adjdeeply perceptive
  • adjvery important
  • adjsevere, intense
  • adjhaving a sharp end or point
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Synonyms for acute

adj deeply perceptive
  • intense
  • keen
  • sharp
  • subtle
  • sensitive
  • smart
  • astute
  • canny
  • clever
  • discerning
  • discriminating
  • incisive
  • ingenious
  • insightful
  • intuitive
  • judicious
  • observant
  • penetrating
  • perspicacious
  • piercing
  • quick-witted

Antonyms for acute

  • blunt
  • calm
  • dull
  • forthright
  • honest
  • ignorant
  • mild
  • moderate
  • stupid
  • dense
  • imperceptive
  • insensitive
  • not serious
  • obtuse
  • slow
  • unimportant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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