toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

acute
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

4 uses
  • Phoebe's expression was touched with a disappointment as acute as her earlier joy.
    p. 224.7
  • He was acutely aware of every action, the way his breath rushed against his tongue, the way her feet slid uncomfortably into the only shoes she could still wear, her swollen flesh making a ridge against the dark gray leather.
    p. 10.1
  • "I'm fine," Norah said, resisting the impulse to touch her hair, acutely aware of her plain white blouse and blue skirt, her lack of jewelry.
    p. 126.8
  • She felt her own isolation acutely, the figures in the bar joined by a common purpose, the people moving around her on the sidewalk drawn along the lines of their lives to places she could not even imagine.
    p. 252.6

There are no more uses of "acute" in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®