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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: incisive(0.01403 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to incisive.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine
distinctions; “an acute observer of politics and
politicians”; “incisive comments”; “icy knifelike
reasoning”; “as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a
fang”; “penetrating insight”; “frequent penetrative
observations” [syn: acute, discriminating, keen,
knifelike, penetrating, penetrative, piercing,
2: very penetrating and clear and sharp in operation; “an
incisive mind”; “a keen intelligence”; “of sharp and
active intellect” [syn: keen, sharp]
3: suitable for cutting or piercing; “incisive teeth”; “the
piercing needle” [syn: piercing]
English → English (gcide)
Incisive \In*ci"sive\, a. [Cf. F. incisif.]
1. Having the quality of incising, cutting, or penetrating,
as with a sharp instrument; cutting; hence, sharp; acute;
sarcastic; biting; trenchant. “An incisive, high voice.”
And her incisive smile accrediting
That treason of false witness in my blush. --Mrs.
2. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the incisors; incisor; as, the
incisive bones, the premaxillaries.
3. Clearly and succinctly stated, with penetrating insight
into the issue at hand; as, an incisive comment.