Definition Of incisive


(of a person or mental process) intelligently analytical and clear-thinking.

she was an incisive critic

Example Of incisive

  • Although her passion, and commitment to accuracy, decency and incisive writing never deserted her, Gay's health progressively did, and her final years were not happy.

  • Consider this incisive analysis of the Whitewater investigation.

  • Deliver intelligent and incisive points, well made and expressed with sublime brevity, with great import for the organisation and relevant to all present.

  • For those familiar with the era, the documentary is a sweet piece of nostalgia even if it fails to be comprehensive or intellectually incisive .

  • Fortunately, incisive writing and convincing performances help us overlook them.

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