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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.


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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