Sentence Examples


  • He had great acuteness, but little breadth.
  • Sensory organs may have in various respects acuteness beyond those of other creatures.
  • Beginning with a chapter on the means of locomotion in the 10th century, it went on to discuss war, the conflict of languages, faith, morals, the elimination of the unfit, and other general topics, with remarkable acuteness and constructive ability.
  • Hug's earliest publication was the first instalment of his Einleitung; in it he argued with much acuteness against J.
  • The definitions show so much acuteness of thought and command of language, and the passages quoted from poets, divines and philosophers are so skilfully selected, that a leisure hour may always be very agreeably spent in turning over the pages.