Definition of Astute. Meaning of Astute. Synonyms of Astute

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Definition of Astute

Astute
Astute As*tute", a. [L. astutus, fr. astus craft, cunning; perh. cognate with E. acute.] Critically discerning; sagacious; shrewd; subtle; crafty. Syn: Keen; eagle-eyed; penetrating; skilled; discriminating; cunning; sagacious; subtle; wily; crafty. As*tute"ly, adv. -- As*tute"ness, n.

Meaning of Astute from wikipedia

- Astute may refer to: HMS Astute (P447), launched 1101, Amphion-class submarine (United Kingdom), s****ped 1970 HMS Astute (S119), launched 2007, nuclear-powered...
- The Astute class is the latest class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines (SSNs) in service with the Royal Navy. The boats are being constructed by BAE...
- HMS Astute is an operational nuclear-powered attack submarine in the Royal Navy, the lead boat of her class. Astute is the second submarine of the Royal...
- Operation Astute was an Australian-led military deployment to East Timor to quell unrest and return stability in the 2006 East Timor crisis. It was headed...
- of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Astute for the characteristic of shrewdness and discernment. HMS Astute (P447), launched in 1945, was an Amphion-class...
- operates seven fleet submarines (SSNs), of the Trafalgar and Astute classes (with three further Astute-class boats currently under construction), and four ballistic...
- are presently in commission, three Trafalgar class and four Astute class. Three more Astute-class fleet submarines will eventually replace the remaining...
- commissioned: 1996 Vengeance, commissioned: 1999 Astute class (PWR2 nuclear-powered hunter-killer) Astute, commissioned: 2010 Ambush, commissioned: 2013...
- HMS Astute (P447) was an Amphion-class submarine. Her keel was laid down by Vickers at Barrow-in-Furness. She was launched in 1944 and commissioned in...
- following major vessels are under construction: the final three of seven Astute-class submarines; the first two of four Dreadnought-class ballistic missile...