Synonyms of keenness


1. acuteness, acuity, sharpness, keenness, intelligence

usage: a quick and penetrating intelligence; "he argued with great acuteness"; "I admired the keenness of his mind"

2. eagerness, avidity, avidness, keenness, enthusiasm

usage: a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something

3. sharpness, keenness, shape, form, configuration, contour, conformation

usage: thinness of edge or fineness of point

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