sagacity

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sa·gac·i·ty

 (sə-găs′ĭ-tē)
n.
The quality of being discerning, sound in judgment, and farsighted; wisdom.

[French sagacité, from Old French sagacite, from Latin sagācitās, quickness of perception, from sagāx, sagāc-, of keen perception; see sagacious.]

sagacity

(səˈɡæsɪtɪ)
n
foresight, discernment, or keen perception; ability to make good judgments

sa•gac•i•ty

(səˈgæs ɪ ti)

n.
the quality of being sagacious.
[1540–50; < Latin sagācitās keenness of scent, derivative of sagāc-, s. of sagāx (see sagacious)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sagacity - the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations
eye - good discernment (either visually or as if visually); "she has an eye for fresh talent"; "he has an artist's eye"
common sense, good sense, gumption, horse sense, mother wit, sense - sound practical judgment; "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"
judiciousness - good judgment
circumspection, discreetness, discretion, prudence - knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; "the servants showed great tact and discretion"
indiscreetness, injudiciousness - lacking good judgment
sapience, wisdom - ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight
2.sagacity - the trait of forming opinions by distinguishing and evaluating
wisdom, wiseness - the trait of utilizing knowledge and experience with common sense and insight

sagacity

sagacity

noun
Translations
حِدَّة ذكاء
bystrost
forstandighed
eszesség
skynsemi, vit
akıllılık

sagacity

[səˈgæsɪtɪ] N (frm) → sagacidad f

sagacity

[səˈgæsəti] n (= wisdom) → sagesse f

sagacity

nWeisheit f, → Klugheit f

sagacity

[səˈgæsɪtɪ] nsagacia

sagacious

(səˈgeiʃəs) adjective
showing intelligence, wisdom and good judgement. The old priest was learned and sagacious.
saˈgaciously adverb
sagacity (səˈgӕsəti) noun