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Daemon
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incisive

(adjective) Penetrating, clear, and sharp, as in operation or expression.

Synonyms: acute, discriminating, keen, knifelike, penetrating, piercing, sharp

Usage: His witty and incisive comments went straight to the heart of the matter.
Joseph Glantz
Posted: Wednesday, March 3, 2010 8:56:47 AM
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So the difference between incisive and decisive is what?
hamed
Posted: Wednesday, March 3, 2010 9:32:07 AM

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Angel nice word
ChildofTheKing
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"Enough of this," he began in a clear, incisive voice, though he could hardly control the trembling of his legs.
~Joseph Conrad
Ellenrita
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Incisive seems to be sharper when decisive is more conclusive. But I think indecisive is the opposite of both words.
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