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Origin of astute
OTHER WORDS FROM astuteas·tute·ly, adverbas·tute·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for astute
It’s a fun, quick read with astute insights about what the pros do differently and the ways we unwittingly limit ourselves.
He also apologized to Daniel Clowes via sky writing because, as Lena Dunham astutely noted, that's what crazy people do.How Likable Is Alec Baldwin After His ‘New York Magazine’ Confessional?|Amy Zimmerman|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Schell and Delury handle this topic astutely, too, but it trips up Dikotter.
The NYPD detective, on reviewing her rage-filled emails, astutely diagnoses her as “borderline.”Malice Without Cause: James Lasdun’s Memoir of Being Stalked|Emma Garman|February 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In their 2010 deep cut, the Drive-By Truckers astutely capture the lunacy of the family gathering.‘It’s Thanksgiving’ and More Thanksgiving Song Wins and Fails (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|November 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One astutely muses about cognitive dissonance among the many conservative Republicans within the 47%.
Availing himself of his legal experience, he fought the case determinedly and astutely.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
She isnt so fond of it but shed leave it quick enough if the right one asked her, he said astutely.Wheat and Huckleberries|Charlotte Marion (White) Vaile
He struck the tone most likely to win him obedience, and that he had judged astutely her face showed him.The Trampling of the Lilies|Rafael Sabatini
Kingi, thus attacked, astutely made the disputed piece over to the King tribes, and forthwith became their protege.The Long White Cloud|William Pember Reeves
"Your collection is fine enough to attract the attention of chineurs," Remonencq answered astutely.Cousin Pons|Honore de Balzac