Synonyms of 'acute'

absorbing, acicular, acrid, afflictive, agonizing, alert, animated, atrocious, aware, barbed, biting, brisk, cagey, compelling, crafty, creaky, critical, cruel, crying, cunning, cusped, cuspidate, cute, cutting, dangerous, deep, deep-laid, designing, dire, discerning, discriminating, double-edged, drastic, dynamic, ear-piercing, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic, excruciating, exigent, exquisite, extravagant, extreme, feline, fine, forceful, forcible, furious, great, guileful, hard, hazardous, hearty, high, immoderate, imperative, impetuous, incisive, insidious, insightful, insistent, instant, intelligent, intemperate, intense, inventive, Keen, keening, knowing, lusty, mettlesome, narrow, painful, peaked, peaky, penetrating, peppy, perspicacious, perspicuous, piercing, piping, pivotal, politic, pressing, profound, provident, pungent, quick-witted, ready, robust, sagacious, scheming, sensitive, serpentine, set, shall, sharp, sharp-sighted, sharp-witted, shooting, slick, slippery, sly, smacking, smooth, spanking, spirited, strenuous, strong, sudden, take-over, thin, tinny, treble, trenchant, two-edged, unbated, unconscionable, understanding, urgent, vehement, vibrant, vigorous, violent, virulent, wary, whistling, wise, tricky, tricksy, trickish, tough, tactical, supple, subtle, subtile, strategic, stealthy, squeaky, spiny, spinous, spiky, spiculate, spasmodic, sophistical, sneaky, snappy, snaky, shrill, shrewd, shifty, severe, serious, screeching, rough, rigorous, reedy, prickly, precise, precarious, pointed, poignant, perilous, percipient, perceptive, pawky, outrageous, observant, meticulous, living, lively, kinetic, ingenious, indelible, imperious, hurtful, howling, horny, horned, hispid, high-pressure, heartfelt, harsh, grave, gnawing, foxy, forethoughtful, fierce, farsighted, farseeing, exorbitant, excessive, diplomatic, desperate, deceitful, crucial, cornuted, cogent, climacteric, clever, clamorous, canny, astute, artful, arch, aggressive, acuminate, aculeate, acuate, active, accurate, acanthous, acanthoid, zippy, zestful, wily, vulpine, vivid, vivacious, venomous, ululant