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insightful

adjective in·sight·ful \ˈin-ˌsīt-fəl, in-ˈ\

: having or showing a very clear understanding of something : having or showing insight

Full Definition of INSIGHTFUL

:  exhibiting or characterized by insight <insightful criticism>
in·sight·ful·ly adverb

Examples of INSIGHTFUL

  1. Her analysis of the problem was very insightful.
  2. <a critical study featuring an insightful analysis of the novelist's recurring themes>

First Known Use of INSIGHTFUL

1907

Rhymes with INSIGHTFUL

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insightful

adjective in·sight·ful \ˈin-ˌsīt-fəl, in-ˈ\

Medical Definition of INSIGHTFUL

:  exhibiting or characterized by insight <insightful behavior>
in·sight·ful·ly adverb

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