• 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.