Definition of astuteness in English:



  • See astute

    • ‘He is known far and wide, not for his intellectual astuteness or classroom achievements, but for his ability to energize campus social life.’
    • ‘I want to thank Brian Gelling for his foresight and astuteness in handling the negotiations.’
    • ‘An increasingly educated electorate can spot bias with greater acumen and astuteness than ever before.’
    • ‘Instead, Chen's address displayed a sensitivity and astuteness unexpected of a politician who until recently was rarely in the limelight.’
    • ‘‘I completely understand people's curiosity about the question,’ he says reflectively, with the political astuteness of an actor twice his age.’