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acumen
used in Rose Red

2 uses
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Definition
uncommon ability to make good decisions
  • While Phillis has the business acumen, Douglas is the socialite.
    5 — 1910 (38% in)
  • As wife and mother of his children, I appreciate John Rimbauer's business acumen, the wealth he has accumulated, and I avoid, as much as possible, contradicting him in this regard or offering unsolicited advice; this, despite the fact that I do not hold the man himself in much regard.
    6 — 1911-1915 (87% in)

There are no more uses of "acumen" in Rose Red.

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