Definition of acutely


  • in an acute manner; "she pitied her sister acutely", "acutely aware".
  • having a rapid onset; "an acutely debilitating virus". Antonyms: chronically.
  • changing suddenly in direction and degree; "the road twists sharply after the light", "turn sharp left here", "the visor was acutely peaked", "her shoes had acutely pointed toes". Synonyms: sharp, sharply.
  • in a shrewd manner; "he invested his fortune astutely", "he was acutely insightful". Synonyms: astutely, sagaciously, sapiently, shrewdly.

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Rhymes with acutely

absolutely, astutely.

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  • acutely is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 12 points
  • acutely is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 12 points
  • acutely is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 14 points
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