Part of speech:
Keenly perceptive or intelligent:
Referring to something that has a sharp planar surface
The definition of boring is something for making holes.
The definition of astute is someone clever.
Disposed to or marked by artful and cunning practices; tricky.
(Informal) Attractive or stylish:
Capable of some independent functioning because equipped with a microprocessor or computer
Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
That can burn, eat away, or destroy tissue by chemical action; corrosive
Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
Extending far inward from an outer surface:
Exhibiting keen insight and good judgment; perceptive.
Able to recognize or draw fine distinctions or judgments:
Showing or having insight; perceptive.
The definition of intrusive is someone or something that invades personal space, that becomes too involved or that comes too close without being invited.
Marked by discernment and understanding; sensitive.
The definition of pervasive is something that has a tendency to spread.
The definition of sagacious is someone with sound judgment.
Not stern; lenient:
Cloudy or overcast:
Having a dull edge or end; not sharp.
Having or showing a lack or deficiency of intelligence
Exhibiting profound mental retardation. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Aware of or careful about the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others:
Accurately or thoroughly done or made; painstaking
having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
(Rare) To fill with moisture; saturate
To be in every part of; to spread through
To spread or diffuse; penetrate
To pierce, punch, or bore a hole or holes in; penetrate.
To get to the bottom of; understand thoroughly
To begin to be perceived or understood:
To produce a click or series of clicks.
To have sympathy or tolerance:
To push with sudden force; shove; drive
To go into in a sharp, thrusting way
To enter and proliferate in bodily tissue, as a pathogen:
To put or introduce into the body of something; interpolate:
Explore is defined as to search, investigate or travel in.
Enter is defined as to come in, put in or get in.
To grasp mentally; understand
Absorb is defined as to take in something and make it part of a larger unit.
Seep is defined as to leak or drip.
To cut or slash a way through something with or as if with a knife:
Transfix is to pierce with something pointed, or to cause someone to become motionless as they concentrate on someone or something either in a good way or a bad way.
To inflict wounds or a wound on.
The definition of impale is to pierce with a pointed object.
To hit (a ball or similar object) with less than full force.
To punch with short, straight blows
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To interpret wrongly; understand or explain incorrectly
To fail to understand correctly; misinterpret
To turn away (one's gaze, for example).
Exit is defined as to leave or go out of.
To remove by passing through a filter:
Sharp; incisive; to the point, as an epigram
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