Synonyms of savvy in English:

savvy


See definition of savvy

noun

1‘much will depend on his political savvy’

SYNONYMS

shrewdness, astuteness, sharp-wittedness, sharpness, acuteness, acumen, acuity, intelligence, wit, canniness, common sense, discernment, insight, understanding, penetration, perception, perceptiveness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, knowledge, sagacity, sageness

nous, horse sense

rare sapience, arguteness

ANTONYMS

inexperience, ignorance


verb

1‘he knew she had been making a fool of him, but he didn't quite savvy how’

SYNONYMS

realize, understand, comprehend, grasp, see, know, apprehend

get, get a fix on, catch on, latch on, cotton on

British twig, suss


adjective

1‘Bob is a savvy veteran who knows all the tricks’

SYNONYMS

shrewd, astute, sharp-witted, sharp, acute, intelligent, clever, canny, media-savvy, perceptive, perspicacious, sagacious, sage

on the ball, smart, streetwise

Northern English Scottish pawky

North American heads-up, whip-smart

rare long-headed, sapient, argute

ANTONYMS

stupid, gullible