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Synonyms for incisiveness

a cutting quality

Synonyms for incisiveness

keenness and forcefulness of thought or expression or intellect

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"Ozil has always the timing of the pass, the incisiveness of his passing helps you turn quickly from defence to offense.
Missing stalwarts Raul Gonzalez and Khalfan Ibrahim, Al Sadd lacked their customary incisiveness up front and although they dominated the match in terms of ball possession -- they had things in control 59% of the time -- they failed to create any clear chances allowing El Jaish to go through to next Saturday's final against Lekhwiya thanks to a 15th minute goal by Go Seul-Ki.
Summary: Written with wit and wisdom, 'Lean In' brings back the feminist discourse centre stage with its rational incisiveness. An OER review
John Nelson conducted with uncommon clarity and incisiveness.--Joseph So
"So I asked them if they had any other words beginning with 'i' and there was 'incisiveness', 'inject' pace and all sorts.
He said that art has embraced me and I continue my love affair with art by trying to portray with honesty, delicacy and incisiveness, the colours of my country.
The incisiveness and vividness of the portrayal are tremendous: "Some drinks laterhis shirt undoneone tail front right hangingtie askewfly unzipped.
AN 11-minute goal from Dan MacDonald settled a fairly even match, from which given a little more incisiveness in front of goal Airbus would surely have garnered a result.
Porto, lacking incisiveness, were slow, predictable in attack and lacked the fluidity that led them to win the Europa league last season, rarely threatening in the second half.
Kahui, Sonny Bill Williams and Kaino were outstanding on the night but New Zealand's second-half performance did not match the incisiveness of the first 40 minutes.
The bold incisiveness of her gesture is plain in the fact that its only remnant is a nonsacralized digital recording.
Davies certainly had Forest fired up for this one as they started with all their old flair and incisiveness.
And their sharp-clawed machinations are presented with nonstop verve in a book that can compress a wealth of incisiveness into a very few well-chosen words."--Janet Maslin, New York Times
Some pain, resentment and deeper feelings come through in the final stages, although the film still wants for more incisiveness and a sense of full experience.