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Synonyms for savvy
ˈsæv i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. understanding, apprehension, discernment, savvy(verb)

    the cognitive condition of someone who understands

    "he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"

    Synonyms:
    sympathy, judgement, intellect, collar, perceptiveness, dread, discernment, appreciation, misgiving, taste, catch, sagaciousness, judgment, pinch, discretion, reason, apprehension, understanding, agreement, taking into custody, arrest, sagacity, apprehensiveness

  2. grok, get the picture, comprehend, savvy, dig, grasp, compass, apprehend(verb)

    get the meaning of something

    "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

    Synonyms:
    quail at, compass, delve, embrace, toil, grind, dig, nail, drudge, moil, encompass, dig up, arrest, jab, poke, cut into, nab, collar, grasp, prod, travail, labour, get the picture, hollow, stab, apprehend, cop, hold on, comprehend, turn over, excavate, pick up, perceive, cover, labor, grok, circumnavigate, dig out

Wiktionary

  1. savvy(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    canny

  2. savvy(adjective)

    shrewd, well-informed and perceptive.

    Synonyms:
    canny

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. savvy(n)

    Synonyms:
    understanding, comprehension

  2. savvy(v)

    Synonyms:
    (Slang) understand, comprehend

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How to use savvy in a sentence?

  1. Marshall Jarrett:

    Barr is highly intelligent, he is very savvy and very smart. And he thinks far, far ahead on everything.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When Sun-Tzu said "Every Battle Is Won Before It Is Ever Fought.", he highlighted the absolute importance of Planning that can lead to positive result in subsequent Execution. In other words, Execution can be excellent, only when Planning is perfect. Also important is the planning for most contingencies, which is exactly what a best General or a savvy Manager does. When it doesn't happen, you would see even the best planning lose. It's interesting to realize that these spupreme strategies were thought about and explained 2500 years ago, by Sun-Tzu, outstanding Chinese Military General, visionary Strategist and great Philosopher. Awesome and Amazing!

  3. Johnnie Moore:

    It's an incredibly courageous and savvy move.

  4. Emily Johnston:

    People are becoming really savvy about what each of these battles mean and the part we can play.

  5. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work:

    This is designed to make the human more effective in combat, we believe that the advantage we have is ... our people; that tech-savvy people who've grown up in the iWorld will kick the crap out of people who grew up in the iWorld under an authoritarian reign.


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