Synonyms for Sagacious:
foresighted, intuitive, clairvoyant, prognostic, perceptive, insightful, forseeing, second-sighted, prophetic, provident, prescient, farsighted, discerning.
cogent, clever, encyclopedic, erudite, knowledgeable, capable, knowing, brainy, intelligent, astute, sophisticated, sharp, intellectual, perspicacious, profound, canny, bright, smart, gifted, brilliant, wise, worldly, Comprehending, genius.
intelligent, brilliant, adept, intellectual, master, scholarly, authoritative, expert, wise, philosophic, genius.
•smart, judicious (adjective)
insightful, perspicacious, intelligent, astute, wise, canny, sensible, perceptive, sage, knowing, sharp, prudent, discerning, witty, sapient, rational, clever, knowledgeable.
n.able, quick, academic, witty. rational, judicious, sensible. sage. reasonable, commonsensical, balanced, reason, sane, well-founded, commonsensible, levelheaded, well-grounded, sound, prudent. •sagacious (noun)
perspicacious, sapient, politic, wise.
commonsensible, levelheaded, commonsensical, well-grounded. well-founded. balanced, prudent. reasonable. sensible. •sensible
•Other relevant words:
levelheaded, reasonable, politic, balanced, well-grounded, commonsensible, sound, rational, sapient, prudent, well-founded, sage, judicious, witty, sensible, sane, commonsensical, quick.
Usage examples for sagacious
So the Marquis could only feel sagacious and utter a hint or two before the ladies which fell the more short, since he was persuaded, by Eleanor's having been the foremost in the defence, that she was the object of the quest; and he now and then treated her to hints which she was slow to understand, but which exasperated while they amused her sister. – Two Penniless Princesses by Charlotte M. Yonge