Synonyms of savvy in English:

savvy


See definition of savvy

noun

1‘much will depend on his political savvy’

SYNONYMS
shrewdness, astuteness, sharp-wittedness, sharpness, acuteness, acumen, acuity, intelligence, wit, canniness, common sense, discernment, insight, understanding, penetration, perception, perceptiveness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, knowledge, sagacity, sageness
informal nous, horse sense
rare sapience, arguteness
ANTONYMS

inexperience, ignorance


verb

1‘he knew she had been making a fool of him, but he didn't quite savvy how’

SYNONYMS
realize, understand, comprehend, grasp, see, know, apprehend
get, get a fix on, catch on, latch on, cotton on
British twig, suss

adjective

1‘Bob is a savvy veteran who knows all the tricks’

SYNONYMS
shrewd, astute, sharp-witted, sharp, acute, intelligent, clever, canny, media-savvy, perceptive, perspicacious, sagacious, sage
informal on the ball, smart, streetwise
Scottish, Northern English informal pawky
North American informal heads-up, whip-smart
rare long-headed, sapient, argute
ANTONYMS

stupid, gullible