noun see incisive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • incisiveness — n. keenness and forcefulnelss of thought or expression or intellect. Syn: trenchancy. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incisiveness — index judgment (discernment), sagacity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • incisiveness — incisive ► ADJECTIVE 1) intelligently analytical and concise. 2) (of an action) quick and direct. DERIVATIVES incisively adverb incisiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • incisiveness — See incisively. * * * …   Universalium

  • incisiveness — noun /ˌɪn.ˈsaɪ.səv.nəs/ The quality or state of being incisive; incisivity …   Wiktionary

  • incisiveness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A cutting quality: bite, edge, keenness, sharpness, sting. See SHARP …   English dictionary for students

  • incisiveness — in ci·sive·ness || ɪn saɪsɪvnɪs n. sharpness, keenness, penetrating quality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incisiveness — n 1. trenchancy, acidity, acridity, acrimoniousness, acerbicity, pungency; sarcasm, satire, ridicule, irony, cynicism; criticism, disparagement, disapprobation, censorship. 2. sharpness, keenness, alertness, acuity, acumen, acuteness; discernment …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • incisiveness — in·ci·sive·ness …   English syllables

  • incisiveness — See: incisive …   English dictionary

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