- Meaning –
- having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations or people and turn this to one’s advantage.
- having or showing shrewdness and perspicacity.
- Synonyms – Shrewd, sharp, clever, intelligent, smart, canny.
- Antonyms – Stupid, dull ,naive, ingenuous, unknowing.
- Usage –
- An Astute businessman.
- He made a series of astute decisions and grew his empire.