As nouns the difference between savvy and savviness
is that savvy
is shrewdness while savviness
is shrewdness; common sense.
As an adjective savvy
is (informal) shrewd, well-informed and perceptive.
As a verb savvy
is (informal) to understand.
As an interjection savvy
is (informal) do you understand?.
(informal) Shrewd, well-informed and perceptive.
* 22 March 2012 , Scott Tobias, AV Club The Hunger Games [http://www.avclub.com/articles/the-hunger-games,71293/]
- That such a safe adaptation could come of The Hunger Games speaks more to the trilogy’s commercial ascent than the book’s actual content, which is audacious and savvy in its dark calculations.
(informal) to understand
(informal) Do you understand?
Shrewdness; common sense