Sunday, September 19, 2010

Word For The Day: perspicacious

perspicacious - purr-spick-kay-shus, adjective. 1. acutely perceptive or discerning, 2. having keen eyesight (in earlier times).  "Your perspicacious mind, as usual, sees right to the heart of the matter within minutes."  Etymology: from the noun perspicacity [from Latin perspicax, from perspicere to look at closely; also perspective].