Thesaurus / perspicacity
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But now hear what I have ascertained—I, who do not boast either of my scruples of conscience or of my perspicacity.

Wood RangersMayne Reid

Perspicacity is the power to see clearly through that which is difficult or involved.

English Synonyms and AntonymsJames Champlin Fernald

La Cibot was dismayed by the man's perspicacity; now she knew why he had listened to her so intently.

Cousin PonsHonore de Balzac

The bottom dropped out of the market for confidence in the integrity of Mr. Iff and conceit in the perspicacity of Mr. Staff.

The BandboxLouis Joseph Vance

Because there is a something in your eyes which indicates their perspicacity.

Inwardly admiring the perspicacity of his companion, Jeff was about to open the coach door when Bill interrupted.

Your reading of my character does honour to your perspicacity.

But he possesses first-rate average qualities: perspicacity, sagacity, perseverance and even a certain amount of intuition.

The Blonde LadyMaurice Leblanc

The Indian tribes all had a remarkable gift of perspicacity.

Count FrontenacWilliam Dawson LeSueur

He had a perspicacity in finesse that the plain, keen, and honest bluntness of former days could not deceive.

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