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English definition of “incisive”

incisive

adjective uk   /ɪnˈsaɪ.sɪv/ us  
expressing an idea or opinion in a clear and direct way that shows good understanding of what is important: incisive questions/comments
incisively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
incisiveness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
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