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Found 3 items, similar to Discernment.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: discernment ketajaman
English → English (WordNet) Definition: discernment discernment n 1: the cognitive condition of someone who understands; “he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect” [syn: understanding, apprehension, savvy] 2: delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values); “arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success”; “to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste” [syn: taste, appreciation, perceptiveness] 3: perception of that which is obscure [syn: perceptiveness] 4: ability to make good judgments [syn: sagacity, sagaciousness, judgment, judgement] 5: the trait of judging wisely and objectively; “a man of discernment” [syn: discretion]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Discernment Discernment \Dis*cern"ment\, n. [Cf. F. discernement.] 1. The act of discerning. [1913 Webster] 2. The power or faculty of the mind by which it distinguishes one thing from another; power of viewing differences in objects, and their relations and tendencies; penetrative and discriminate mental vision; acuteness; sagacity; insight; as, the errors of youth often proceed from the want of discernment. Syn: Judgment; acuteness; discrimination; penetration; sagacity; insight. -- Discernment, Penetration, Discrimination. Discernment is keenness and accuracy of mental vision; penetration is the power of seeing deeply into a subject in spite of everything that intercepts the view; discrimination is a capacity of tracing out minute distinctions and the nicest shades of thought. A discerning man is not easily misled; one of a penetrating mind sees a multitude of things which escape others; a discriminating judgment detects the slightest differences. [1913 Webster]


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