sagacious

(redirected from sagaciousness)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal.

sagacious

Obsolete (of hounds) having an acute sense of smell
References in periodicals archive ?
Negative remarks and media propagations in this respect should be totally ignored, and naturally such obstacles can be easily removed relying on the wisdom and sagaciousness of Mr.
In other words, intellectuals exercise verbal gymnastics to discredit empirical evidence in order to give them an undeserved aura of sagaciousness.
Each Wednesday lunchtime Tony Blair brazenly declines to answer a succession of hostile accusations, either from the designated opposition or the loonier fringes of his own party, and instead intersperses carefully rehearsed witticisms with a sheaf of statistical soundbites to demonstrate that (a) we've never had it so good and (b), thanks to the benevolent sagaciousness of New Labour, it's getting better all the time.