Synonyms
Verbal Ability

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Q.

Perspicacious

 A.

Hoodwink

 B.

Acumen

 C.

Distinguishing

 D.

Shrewd

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Solution:
Option(D) is correct

Perspicacious means having a ready insight into and understanding of things, keen-minded, clever, shrewd

Ex: it offers quite a few facts to the perspicacious reporter

Hoodwink means deceive or trick.

Ex: staff were hoodwinked into thinking the cucumber was a sawn-off shotgun

Acumen means the ability to make good judgements and take quick decisions.

Ex: she hides a shrewd business acumen

Distinguishing means characteristic of one thing or person, so serving to identify it; distinctive.

Ex: a house with no distinguishing features

Shrewd means having or showing sharp powers of judgement; astute.

Ex: she was shrewd enough to guess the motive behind his gesture

Thus option (D) is the correct choice.


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