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.

  • Blind people often have highly developed powers of hearing and smell, but in Morris' case, he does not seem to have compensated for an attenuated moral sense with any other heightened abilities--not intelligence, not political savvy, and certainly not literary 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.

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

  • people, results driven, business acumen, and building coalitions and communications.


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