sagacious sagacious


  1. (adj) acutely insightful and wise
  2. (adj) skillful in statecraft or management


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  • The taciturn and sagacious general who has long been considered one of the ablest serving paratrooper, was shelved by giving him the sinecure command of the North Eastern front.



  1. "I am deeply grieved to hear of the sad news of the passing away of Justice RS Sarkaria. Justice Sarkaria was one of our tallest and most sagacious constitutional lawyers," Singh said in his condolence message.
    on Oct 14, 2007 By: Manmohan Singh Source: TopNews

  2. Lundberg explained "As a collection of supposedly highly sagacious men, the post-convention careers of the framers raise a big question mark."
    on Aug 6, 2007 By: Ferdinand Lundberg Source: Mathaba.Net

  3. "Our PM, Manmohan Singh deserves our special gratitude for the sagacious and dignified manner in which he had led the coalition and upheld our supreme national interest during some very trying times," Gandhi said in the meeting of the CPP here.
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Sonia Gandhi Source: Times of India

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