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English adverb: acutely

1. acutely in an acute manner


SamplesShe pitied her sister acutely.
Acutely aware.

2. acutely having a rapid onset


SamplesAn acutely debilitating virus.


Antonymschronically

3. acutely changing suddenly in direction and degree


SamplesThe road twists sharply after the light.
Turn sharp left here.
The visor was acutely peaked.
Her shoes had acutely pointed toes.


Synonymssharp, sharply

4. acutely in a shrewd manner


SamplesHe invested his fortune astutely.
He was acutely insightful.


Synonymsastutely, sagaciously, sapiently, shrewdly









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