sagacious [ suh-gey-shuhs ]adjective
1. having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense; shrewd: Socrates, that sagacious Greek philosopher, believed that the easiest way to learn was by asking questions.
having an acute sense of smell.OTHER WORDS FROM SAGACIOUS
un·sa·ga·cious·ness, nounWORDS RELATED TO SAGACIOUS
acute, apt, astute, cagey, canny, clever, cool, discerning, discriminating, far-sighted, foxy, heady, hip, insightful, intelligent, keen, knowing, knowledgeable, perceptive, perspicaciousSYNONYMSSee more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
1. wise, sage, discerning, clever, intelligent, judicious, acute, sharp, keen, perspicacious.ANTONYMS
First recorded in 1600–10; sagaci(ty) + -ous
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