Example sentences for: acumen

How can you use “acumen” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Some see the concert as evidence of marketing acumen and a self-aggrandizing streak in the '90s' best-selling musician.

  • He has always been a parasite on her political acumen, her intelligence, and her income.

  • "He is the keeper of the Beatles' flame," says the New York Times ' Bob Spitz, "and has handled megastardom with level-headedness and acumen."

  • Not that Calgary was a wasteland when the post-World War II oil boom began, but it was little more than a cow town, better known for bronco-busting rodeos than business acumen.

  • The 11-year-old action franchise "begs for a mercy killing" (Joe Morgenstern, the Wall Street Journal ). Many critics even wax nostalgic for the psychological acumen of earlier Lethal Weapon installments.


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