from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characterized by acumen; keen.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Characterized by acumen; keen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Characterized by acumen; sharp; penetrating.
  • Same as acuminose.


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  • I have yet to see a more suitable capturing of the absurdity of the U.S. entanglement than Representative Dennis Kucinich's recent acuminous polemic in the Huffington Post, as Kucinich writes in an article beautifully titled "Fake Taliban Leader, Fake Elections, Fake Deadline, Real Trouble":

    Michael Hughes: Making Afghanistan's Fraudulent Regime Seem 'Barely' Credible

  • Brustein's acuminous lens on the cultural and social aspects of Shakespeare's plays in the context of popular perception in Elizabethan and Jacobean England.

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