Word "ACUTE" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
extremely sharp or severe
Synonyms:
intense
Examples:
acute pain
felt acute annoyance

Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
Synonyms:
discriminating, incisive, keen, knifelike, penetrating, penetrative, piercing, sharp
Examples:
an acute observer of politics and politicians

Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
ending in a sharp point
Synonyms:
acuate, needlelike, sharp

Crossword Clues for ACUTE

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Clue Source Date
Keen Thomas Joseph 08 Jan 2022
Rhyme and synonym of 'astute' USA Today 19 Dec 2021
Short yet severe Universal 15 Dec 2021
Less than right Wall Street Journal 13 Nov 2021
Intense The Telegraph Quick 11 Nov 2021
Not right or obtuse Universal 11 Oct 2021
Like an equilateral triangle's angles The Washington Post Sunday 10 Oct 2021
Sharp, as eyesight Newsday 21 Sep 2021
Very perceptive Newsday 19 Sep 2021
Perceptive The Washington Post 12 Sep 2021
Grave, vital The Telegraph Quick 12 Sep 2021
Perceptive LA Times Daily 12 Sep 2021
Sharp New York Times 29 Aug 2021
Not quite right, perhaps? Universal 22 Aug 2021
Like the angles in an equilateral triangle USA Today 16 Jul 2021
Keen Thomas Joseph 14 Jul 2021
Like a four-degree angle Universal 31 May 2021
Word from the Latin for ''sharpened'' Newsday 01 May 2021
Severe USA Today 30 Apr 2021
Sharp Wall Street Journal 29 Apr 2021
Sharp The Telegraph Quick 17 Apr 2021
Word before "accent" or "angle" Universal 02 Apr 2021
Less than 90 degrees Universal 01 Apr 2021
Like a 45-degree angle Universal 27 Mar 2021
Sharp New York Times 03 Mar 2021
Keen Thomas Joseph 01 Mar 2021
Not quite right? Wall Street Journal 24 Feb 2021
Sharp, as eyesight Newsday 03 Feb 2021
Sharp in perception USA Today 17 Jan 2021
Like an angle less than 90° New York Times 11 Jan 2021
Finely honed Newsday 10 Jan 2021
Critical, serious The Times Concise 29 Dec 2020
Under 90, in a way Wall Street Journal 19 Dec 2020
Very sharp USA Today 02 Dec 2020
Less than right Thomas Joseph 02 Dec 2020
Like a 45-degree angle USA Today 28 Nov 2020
Shrewd copper outwardly irritated The Telegraph Toughie 13 Nov 2020
Sharp; serious The Telegraph Quick 13 Nov 2020
Like some angles Jonesin 10 Nov 2020
Highly perceptive Newsday 01 Nov 2020
Like a 30-degree angle Universal 10 Oct 2020
Like an angle that's neither right nor obtuse USA Today 25 Sep 2020
Sharp The Washington Post 13 Sep 2020
Sharp LA Times Daily 13 Sep 2020
Perspicacious Wall Street Journal 10 Sep 2020
Not quite right? New York Times 03 Sep 2020
Severe The Telegraph Quick 30 Aug 2020
Penetrating wound seen in A&E The Sun Two Speed 23 Aug 2020
Severe The Sun Two Speed 23 Aug 2020
Sharp; accent The Telegraph Quick 12 Aug 2020
Less than right, angle-wise The Washington Post 04 Aug 2020
Less than right, angle-wise LA Times Daily 04 Aug 2020
Not obtuse Thomas Joseph 28 Jul 2020
Sharp USA Today 24 Jul 2020
Severe; French accent The Telegraph Quick 20 Jul 2020
Critical The Washington Post Sunday 05 Jul 2020
Less than 90°, as an angle New York Times 01 Jun 2020
Kind of angle Universal 08 May 2020
Intense Newsday 07 May 2020
Penetrating wound observed in A&E The Sun Two Speed 08 Apr 2020
Below 90 degrees The Washington Post Sunday 16 Feb 2020
Sharp Canadiana 06 Jan 2020
Sharp or intense Irish Times Simplex 08 Oct 2019
Sharp, as intelligence Newsday 25 Sep 2019
Angle of less than 90 degrees Irish Times Simplex 17 Sep 2019
Less than right? Wall Street Journal 12 Aug 2019
Less than obtuse Universal 01 Jul 2019
Like two right-triangle angles LA Times Daily 01 Jul 2019
Like two right-triangle angles The Washington Post 01 Jul 2019
Intense, as pain USA Today 12 May 2019
Critical Wall Street Journal 17 Apr 2019
Less than right? The Washington Post 14 Apr 2019
Less than right? LA Times Daily 14 Apr 2019
Less than right New York Times 27 Mar 2019
Sharp, as pain New York Times 18 Mar 2019
Keen Eugene Sheffer 31 Jan 2019
Like angles less than 90 degrees Family Time 27 Jan 2019
Keen for a cut at flyweight at the centre Irish Times Crosaire 11 Jan 2019
Like a 30-degree angle
Intense, as pain
Like a 45-degree angle
Critical
Less than right?
Like two right-triangle angles
Less than right
Sharp
Sharp, as pain
Less than 90 degrees
Less than obtuse
Less than right?
Not quite right, maybe Wall Street Journal 13 Oct 2018
Well-honed Newsday 11 Oct 2018
Keenly perceptive USA Today 17 Sep 2018
Severe but short, as an illness New York Times 04 Sep 2018
Sharp as a tack USA Today 16 Aug 2018
Sharp Premier Sunday 12 Aug 2018
Extremely sharp Newsday 02 Aug 2018
Biting Thomas Joseph 21 Jun 2018
Able to recognize or draw fine distinctions Canadiana 11 Jun 2018
Angle not quite right? Universal 01 Jun 2018
Penetrating wound in A&E The Sun Two Speed 24 Apr 2018
Like sharp pain Universal 23 Apr 2018
Like a 20-degree angle Universal 28 Mar 2018
Very serious, as a water shortage The Washington Post 21 Mar 2018
Very serious, as a water shortage LA Times Daily 21 Mar 2018
Less than 90° New York Times 28 Feb 2018
Accent mark Canadiana 26 Feb 2018
Critical: shrewd The Guardian Speedy 28 Jan 2018
Below 90° New York Times 21 Jan 2018
Intense, as pain Universal 19 Jan 2018
Sharp
Keenly perceptive
Sharp as a tack
Not quite right, maybe
Like sharp pain
Like a 20-degree angle
Intense, as pain
Angle not quite right?
Severe but short, as an illness
Less than 90°
Below 90°
Penetrating, as insight Newsday 29 Dec 2017
Piercing The Telegraph Quick 29 Nov 2017
Piercing Premier Sunday 12 Nov 2017
Like a hawk's vision USA Today 25 Oct 2017
Razor-sharp USA Today 17 Oct 2017
Like some angles Universal 05 Oct 2017
Sharp in perception Newsday 20 Aug 2017
Sharp-witted Newsday 27 Jul 2017
Less than 90 degrees Eugene Sheffer 08 Jul 2017
Some angles Universal 05 Jul 2017
Diacritical mark Canadiana 19 Jun 2017
A clipped English accent The Telegraph Cryptic 06 Jun 2017
Intense The Chronicle of Higher Education 12 May 2017
Severe LA Times Daily 10 Mar 2017
Severe The Washington Post 10 Mar 2017
Like most triangle angles LA Times Daily 08 Feb 2017
Sharp-witted USA Today 03 Feb 2017
Like some angles
Some angles
Severe
Intense
Like a hawk's vision
Like most triangle angles
Razor-sharp
Piercing Wall Street Journal 10 Dec 2016
Sharp, as vision Newsday 02 Nov 2016
Sharp reduction in Accident and Emergency Irish Times Crosaire 05 Oct 2016
Between 0 and 90 degrees, as an angle Universal 02 Oct 2016
Severe and short, as an illness New York Times 20 Sep 2016
Type of angle or pain Universal 17 Sep 2016
Like the accent in 'é' New York Times 08 Aug 2016
Sharp, as vision USA Today 03 Aug 2016
Keen, as eyesight Newsday 03 Aug 2016
Severe injury in A & E The Telegraph Cryptic 18 Jun 2016
Intense LA Times Daily 16 Jun 2016
70 degrees, say Wall Street Journal 13 May 2016
Like two angles in a right triangle New York Times 12 May 2016
Like the accent in cliché LA Times Daily 21 Mar 2016
Sharper than 90° New York Times 07 Mar 2016
Under 90 degrees LA Times Daily 02 Mar 2016
Like some accents Wall Street Journal 22 Feb 2016
Sharper than 90 degrees The Chronicle of Higher Education 05 Feb 2016
Very sharp Universal 23 Jan 2016
Sharp, as vision
Sharper than 90 degrees
Intense
Severe and short, as an illness
Like the accent in "é"
Very sharp
Type of angle or pain
Between 0 and 90 degrees, as an angle
Cutting Thomas Joseph 09 Dec 2015
Perspicacious Newsday 17 Oct 2015
Not obtuse Premier Sunday 04 Oct 2015
Less than 90 degrees USA Today 03 Oct 2015
Like some angles USA Today 24 Sep 2015
Etched round copper with a sharp point The Times Cryptic 13 Aug 2015
Type of angle Universal 08 Aug 2015
Keen; severe The Telegraph Quick 27 Jul 2015
Sharp, as pain Universal 16 Jul 2015
Intense The Telegraph Quick 11 Jun 2015
Critical; serious The Times Concise 08 Jun 2015
Like severe pain Universal 25 May 2015
Type of angle USA Today 24 May 2015
Angle type USA Today 29 Apr 2015
Like the accent on "passé" LA Times Daily 11 Mar 2015
Hospital department admitting stroke's severe The Telegraph Toughie 26 Feb 2015
Severe reduction in atomic energy The Telegraph Cryptic 21 Jan 2015
Sharp, as pain
Angle type
Less than 90 degrees
Like some angles
Type of angle
Like pain after getting poked
Not chronic
Grave
Intense
Less than right?
Like the accent on "passé"
Finely honed
Perspicacious
Sharp, as eyesight
Sharp, as vision
Sharp-witted
Not obtuse
Like severe pain
Type of angle
Very perceptive
Sharp-sighted
Intense
Highly perceptive
Less than 90 degrees, anglewise
Sharp
Less than right?
Penetrating
Type of triangle
Like severe pain
Like some accents
Sharp, as an eagle's eyesight
Severe
Like the accent in "entrée"
Shrewd
Highly sensitive
Crucial
Critical, as a shortage
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Sharper than 90 degrees
Keenly perceptive
Shrewd
Critical
Keen, as perception
Less than 90 degrees
Like an eagle's eyesight
Sharp, as pain
Like intense pain
Like some angles
Extreme, as pain
Obtuse's opposite
Angle that's smaller than 90 degrees
Extreme, as pain
Not chronic
Quite sharp, as a pain
Stabbing, as pain
Not chronic, as illness
Not chronic
Angle that's smaller than 90 degrees
Extreme, as pain
Like intense pain
Like most triangle angles
Like some angles
Angle between 0 and 90 degrees
Intense
Less than right?
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Very sensitive
Sharp-eyed
Very serious
Severe
Like some angles
Sharp
Sharp as a tack
Less than 90°, as an angle
Like a 45° or 60° angle
Like some accents
Penetrating
Losing a record deal, for example
Angle type
Not chronic
Less than 90 degrees
Grave
Like an angle that's less than 90 degrees
Like some accents
Penetrating
Severe, as pain
Grave
Less than 90 degrees, anglewise
Sharp
Not chronic, as illness
Less than 90 degrees, anglewise
Not chronic, as illness
Quite sharp
Sharply felt
It's never right
Sharp
Severe, as pain
Geometry term
Piercing
Like a 45° angle
Like some accents
Very serious
Obtuse's opposite
Like some angles
Severe
Like severe pain
Like severe pain
Severe
Penetrating
Like a 44-degree angle
Quite sharp
Keenly perceptive
Severe
Sharp
Less than 90 degrees, in geometry
Not chronic, medically
Sharp or severe
Like angles less than 90 degrees
Like angles less than 90 degrees
Type of triangle
Like some triangles
Keenly felt
Severe
Keen
Sharp as a tack
Like some accents
Not quite right?
Less than right?
Type of angle
Not quite right?
Sharp or severe
Intense
Less than 90 degrees
Perceptive
Type of angle
Much more than mere
Finely honed
Very perceptive
Stabbing
Perceptive
Less than 90 degrees
Perceptive
Like some angles
Finely honed
Sharp
Kind of angle
Extremely sharp or intense
Less than right?
Deep-felt
Well-tuned
Keen
Quite sharp, as a pain
Pressing
Keen
Perceptive
Angle less than 90 degrees
Very sharp
Intense
Quick-sighted
Quick-sighted
Less than 90°
Extremely sharp or intense
Small angle
Dire
Less than 90 degrees
Severe, as pain
Severe, as pain
Intense
Less than 90°
Sharp angle
Severe
Like some triangle angles
Penetrating
Stabbing, as pain
Kind of angle
Keenly felt
Critical, as a shortage
Sharp
Sharp as a tack
Critical
Quite sharp
Less than 90°
Not right?
Stabbing, as pain
Critical
Sharp angle
Like some French accents
Very distressing
Keenly perceptive
Penetrating
Serious
Urgent
Very sharp
Like some French accents
Sharply felt
Less than obtuse
Kind of 50 Down
Penetrating
Not obtuse
Life-threatening
Quite sharp
Critical
Keen
Extreme
Less than 90 degrees, in geometry
Urgent
Like some accents
Not chronic
Insightful
Like some triangles
Severe and sharp
Less than right, anglewise
Keen
Sharp, as pain
Very perceptive
Penetrating
Not chronic, medically
Sharp as a tack
Keen
Pointy
Extreme
Deep-felt
Kind of angle
Intense
Penetrating
An angle
Critical
Angle type
31 Down originally
More than serious
Pressing
Severe
Perceptive
Angle type
Crucial
Critical
Intense
Grave
Kind of angle
Less than 90 (degrees)
Certain angle
Critical, as a shortage
Sharp
Penetrating
More than serious
Crucial
Deep-felt
Not obtuse
Dire
Like some angles
Opposite of obtuse
Perspicacious
Sharp-witted
Critical or crucial
Demanding urgent action
Shrewd
Extreme
Kind of angle
Of less than 90 degrees
Trenchant
Perceptive
Pointed
Shrewd; discerning
Kind of accent
Poignant
Keenly perceptive
Kind of indigestion
Type of angle
Critical.
Intense.
Sharp-pointed.
Penetrating.
Crucial.
Accent of a sort.
Kind of angle.
Sharp.
Poignant.
Keen of mind.
Sensitive to impressions.
Severe.
Keen.
Shrill.
Not chronic.
Kind of accent.
Under 90 degrees, as an angle.
Discerning.
Of the nature of a crisis.
Piercing.
Mentally alert.
Highly perceptive.
Penetrating of mind.
Mentally keen.
Another kind of angle.
Sharp-witted.
Intense, poignant.
Mentally sharp.
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