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Definition of keenness:

  1. The quality or state of being keen.


hardheadedness, intelligence, ability, incisiveness, eye, sensitivity, cleverness, pungency, ardor, raciness, acidity, visual acuity, desirousness, hunger, appetite, wit, sting, bite, asperity, tartness, percipiency, sageness, thirst, avidness, discrimination, perceptivity, delicacy, eagerness, judgment, impatience, penetration, readiness, roughness, nose, poignance, sharp, zeal, lust, careful, acridity, acuity, knowingness, avidity, canniness, clear-sightedness, forwardness, acridness, enthusiasm, excitement, poignancy, acrimoniousness, sensitiveness, acrimony, sagacity, acidness, astuteness, sharp-sightedness, acuteness, discernment, acumen, insight, foxiness, bitterness, distinctness, sharpness, shrewdness, perceptiveness, percipience, caginess, perspicacity.

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