But incisive native writing about American traits is not lacking.
"Yes, it is Florent," she said presently, in incisive tones.
Each quiet, incisive word that Chet spoke was clearly heard.
How disagreeable he must have made himself, to render her so sharp and so incisive all at once.
"It was sold for money, I suppose," he said with studied and incisive calmness.