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The capacity to assess situations or circumstances shrewdly and to draw sound conclusions
Marge: Honey, maybe you should relax a little.
Lisa: Relax? I can't relax! Nor can I yield, relent, or…. Only two synonyms!? Oh my God, I'm losing my perspicacity!
Homer: Well it's always in the last place you look
by AussieLegend July 06, 2008
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That word that Drew Barrymore taught me in the first ever episode of Chelsea on Netflix.
1. Basically, having acute mental vision or discernment
2. Shrewd
3. The unusual power to see through and comprehend what is puzzling or hidden
4. A Jew, or someone who jews you out of something
5. A backhanded compliment
"You used your perspicacity to jew me out of my money!"
"I admire your perspicacity and spirit."
"You perspicacious asshole!"
by MissRiss86 May 20, 2016
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