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astute

adjective  /əˈstut/ us  
quick to see how to use a situation to your advantage: He was politically astute, and was soon appointed to a number of powerful committees in Congress.
Translations of “astute”
in Spanish astuto…
in French avisé, astucieux…
in German schlau…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敏銳的, 精明的…
in Russian проницательный…
in Turkish kurnaz, akıllı, cin gibi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 敏锐的, 精明的…
in Polish błyskotliwy…
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