astute Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “astute” in the English Dictionary

"astute" in British English

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astuteadjective

uk   /əˈstjuːt/  us   /-ˈstuːt/
able to ​understand a ​situationquickly and ​see how to take ​advantage of it: an astute ​investor/​businesswoman his astute ​handling of the ​situation an astute ​observer of ​humanbehaviour
astutely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
astuteness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of astute from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"astute" in American English

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astuteadjective

 us   /əˈstut/
quick to ​see how to use a ​situation to ​youradvantage: He was ​politically astute, and was ​soonappointed to a ​number of ​powerfulcommittees in ​Congress.
(Definition of astute from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “astute”
in Spanish astuto…
in Vietnamese nhạy bén…
in Malaysian pintar…
in Thai ฉลาดหลักแหลม, มีไหวพริบ…
in French avisé, astucieux…
in German schlau…
in Chinese (Simplified) 敏锐的, 精明的…
in Turkish kurnaz, akıllı, cin gibi…
in Russian проницательный…
in Indonesian pintar, cerdik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敏銳的, 精明的…
in Polish błyskotliwy…
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