Definition of Sagaciously

1. Adverb. In a shrewd manner. "He was acutely insightful"




Definition of Sagaciously

1. Adverb. In a sagacious manner, in a way that is clever, shrewd, observant, keen of intellect or discernment, cunning or with ability and aptitude; sagely. ¹

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Definition of Sagaciously

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sagaciously

safron
safronal
safronals
saft
safter
saftest
sag
sag down
sag off
sagaciate
sagaciated
sagaciates
sagaciating
sagacious
sagaciously (current term)
sagaciousness
sagaciousnesses
sagacities
sagacity
sagaman
sagamen
sagamite
sagamites
sagamore
sagamores
saganaki
saganash
saganashes
sagapen

Literary usage of Sagaciously

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson (1854)
"And the junior clerk, Mr William Scott, being called on to dissolve the meeting, sagaciously declined officiating in the presence of his senior. ..."

2. Sermons and Discourses by Thomas Chalmers (1846)
"In the matters of ordinary life, a man may judge sagaciously, and feel correctly while ardently ;—and experience, in right and natural order, ..."

3. The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1864)
"... the theory on which it has started, and the practical steps it has taken, are sagaciously adapted to their ends." We adopted without a dissenting voice, ..."

4. My Colonial Service in British Guiana, St. Lucia, Trinidad, Fiji, Australia by George William Des Vœux (1903)
"... before Bose sagaciously discussed—Its resolutions and my speech at close of meeting—Favourable impressions produced by meeting—Visit to Rewa River; ..."

5. The Political History of Canada Between 1840 and 1855. A Lecture Delivered by Francis Hincks (1877)
"marks: On which Sir Charles sagaciously re- " If the Secretary who issued the Governor's orders were not responsible to the Legislature, there would be a ..."

6. Pahlavi Texts by Edward William West (1885)
"Also his constructing sagaciously is manifest, from each separately, ... And his working sagaciously is an indicator that his work is purposed and caused, ..."

7. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1842)
"The other doctor came, and took his three guineas, and shook his head sagaciously as he left the house. The lawyer arrived, and shook his head sagaciously ..."

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