Definition: Having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations or people and turn this to one’s advantage, of keen perception
“Navigating a tangled web of logic and passion guided by subconscious voices, astute and sharpened.”
—“Tested”: studio track on live album Tested
In a sentence: It was an astute business decision to buy all those forever stamps, Doug. That means big savings when the prices go up.
Synonyms: shrewd, savvy, clever, cunning
Antonyms: ignorant, obtuse, incapable
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