Synonyms of perspicacity in English:


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1‘Adam was surprised at the perspicacity of Mary's comments’

perceptiveness, shrewdness, astuteness, discernment, perception, penetration, percipience, perspicaciousness, sharpness, sharp-wittedness, quick-wittedness, keen-wittedness, clear-sightedness, sharp-sightedness, far-sightedness, acuteness, acuity, cleverness, canniness, intelligence, insight, wit, judiciousness, sound judgement, acumen, sagacity, wisdom, sageness, sensitivity, intuition, intuitiveness, understanding, discrimination, keenness
informal smartness
North American informal smarts
rare sapience, arguteness