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A clear understanding of the inner nature of some specific thing
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  1. A clear understanding of the inner nature of some specific thing
  2. A perception produced by this ability.
  3. The ability to discern the true nature of a situation, especially by intuition.
(Countable) The product or result of being sharp.
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  1. (Countable) The product or result of being sharp.
  2. (Of intelligence) acuteness or acuity
  3. (Uncountable) the cutting ability of an edge; keenness
The quality of being shrewd.
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  1. The quality of being shrewd.
  2. An invented collective name for a group of apes.
An amount of food taken into the mouth at one time; a mouthful.
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  1. An amount of food taken into the mouth at one time; a mouthful.
  2. (Dentistry) The way the upper and lower teeth meet
  3. An edge or surface that grips
Keenness, as of desire or enjoyment; zest:
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  1. Keenness, as of desire or enjoyment; zest:
  2. A margin of superiority; an advantage:
  3. A rim or brink:
(Uncountable) the fineness of the point a pointed object
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  1. (Uncountable) the fineness of the point a pointed object
  2. (Countable) The product or result of being sharp.
  3. (Uncountable) the cutting ability of an edge; keenness
(Slang) A confidence game, especially one implemented by undercover agents to apprehend criminals.
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  1. (Slang) A confidence game, especially one implemented by undercover agents to apprehend criminals.
  2. A keen stimulus or incitement; a goad or spur:
  3. A sharp, piercing organ or part, often ejecting a venomous secretion, as the modified ovipositor of a bee or wasp or the spine of certain fishes.
Quickness, accuracy, and keenness of judgment or insight:
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  1. Quickness, accuracy, and keenness of judgment or insight:
  2. Keenness and quickness in understanding and dealing with a situation; shrewdness
The quality of being astute.
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The property of being clearsighted.
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The ability to distinguish; judgement.
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  1. The ability to distinguish; judgement.
  2. The act or process of exhibiting keen insight and good judgment.
  3. To distinguish between things.
The ability or power to see or make fine distinctions; discernment.
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  1. The ability or power to see or make fine distinctions; discernment.
  2. Partiality, or bias, in the treatment of a person or group, which is unfair, illegal, etc.
  3. The act of denying rights, benefits, justice, equitable treatment, or access to facilities available to all others, to an individual or group of people because of their race, age, gender, handicap or other defining characteristic. See also reverse discrimination. The act of denying rights, benefits, justice, equitable treatment, or access to facilities available to all others, to an individual or group of people because of their race, age, gender, handicap or other defining characteristic. See also reverse discrimination.
(Anatomy) The vertebrate organ of sight, composed of a pair of fluid-filled spherical structures that occupy the orbits of the skull. Incoming light is refracted by the cornea of the eye and transmitted through the pupil to the lens, which focuses the image onto the retina.
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  1. (Anatomy) The vertebrate organ of sight, composed of a pair of fluid-filled spherical structures that occupy the orbits of the skull. Incoming light is refracted by the cornea of the eye and transmitted through the pupil to the lens, which focuses the image onto the retina.
  2. A choice center cut of meat, as of beef:
  3. A brood.
The part of the human face between the mouth and the eyes, having two openings and cavities behind them for breathing and smelling
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  1. The part of the human face between the mouth and the eyes, having two openings and cavities behind them for breathing and smelling
  2. The sense of smell:
  3. The ability to detect, sense, or discover as if by smell:
The faculty, act or power of perceiving; perception.
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Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.
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  1. Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.
  2. The human faculty or power to mentally grasp or understand clearly.
The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
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  1. The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
The property of being sage.
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  1. The property of being sage.
The quality of being shrewd.
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  1. The quality of being shrewd.
  2. An invented collective name for a group of apes.
The ability to express oneself intelligently in a playful or humorous manner, often in overturning audience expectations:
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  1. The ability to express oneself intelligently in a playful or humorous manner, often in overturning audience expectations:
  2. A person noted for this ability, especially in conversation:
  3. (Obs.) The mind
Find another word for keenness. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for keenness, like: insight, sharpness, shrewdness, acumen, judgment, bite, edge, incisiveness, sharpness, sting and acumen.