(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun Skill in perceiving, discriminating, or judging: acumen, astuteness, discernment, discrimination, eye, keenness, nose, penetration, perceptiveness, percipience, percipiency, perspicacity, sagacity, sageness, shrewdness, wit. See ABILITY, CAREFUL.

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  • Clear-sightedness — Clear sight ed*ness, n. Acute discernment. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clear-sightedness — clear sight·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • clear-sightedness — noun see clear sighted …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clear-sightedness — See clear sightedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • clear-sightedness — noun see clear sighted …   Useful english dictionary

  • clear-sightedness — state of being able to make sharp distinctions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clear-sighted — clear sightedly, adv. clear sightedness, n. /klear suy tid/, adj. 1. having clear or sharp eyesight. 2. having or marked by keen perception or sound judgment: a clear sighted, analytical approach. [1580 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • clear-sighted — adj able to understand a problem or situation well ▪ a clear sighted analysis >clear sightedness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • clear-sighted — adjective Date: 1586 1. having clear vision 2. discerning < a clear sighted appraisal > • clear sightedly adverb • clear sightedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clear-sighted — /ˈklɪə saɪtəd/ (say klear suytuhd) adjective having clear sight; having keen mental perception; discerning; perspicacious: clear sighted businesswoman. –clear sightedly, adverb –clear sightedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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