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Word of the Day 07/30/17 Astute

Astute (adjective)
as·tute [uh-stoot, uh-styoot] (previously 03-06-13)

1. of keen penetration or discernment; sagacious: an astute analysis.
2. clever; cunning; ingenious; shrewd: an astute merchandising program; an astute manipulation of facts.

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1. smart, quick, perceptive.
2. artful, crafty, wily, sly.

Origin: 1605–15; < Latin astutus shrewd, sly, cunning, equivalent to astu- (stem of astus ) cleverness + -tus adj. suffix

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