The quality of being intense or pointed; since, the acuteness of an angle.
The faculty of great discernment or perception; sensitiveness; – applied to the sensory faculties, or perhaps the comprehension. By acuteness of experience, we see tiny items or slight impressions: by acuteness of intellect, we discern good distinctions.
Shrillness; high pitch; – said of sounds.
Violence of an ailment, which brings it quickly to a crisis.
Shrewdness, quickness of head
the caliber of becoming intense or pointed; sharpness.
The faculty of nice discernment or perception; acumen; keenness; sharpness; sensitiveness; -- placed on the sensory faculties, or the comprehension. By acuteness of feeling, we view little things or slight impressions: by acuteness of intellect, we discern great differences.
Shrillness; high-pitch; -- stated of noises.
Violence of an ailment, which brings it speedily to a crisis.
the grade of becoming severe.
The faculty of great discernment or perception; quickness or keenness of the sensory faculties or understanding.
In rhetoric or music, sharpness or level of sound.
In pathology, physical violence of a disease, which brings it speedily to a crisis.
In music acoustics. general level of pitch in an audio or tone, from greater regularity of vibration: in opposition to gravity. The larger the pitch, the higher could be the acuteness.
a quick and acute intelligence
the caliber of having a sharp edge or point
a sensitivity this is certainly keen and extremely developed