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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: discerning(0.01125 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to discerning.
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English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: having or revealing keen insight and good judgment; “a
discerning critic”; “a discerning reader” [ant: undiscerning]
2: unobtrusively perceptive and sympathetic; “a discerning
editor”; “a discreet silence” [syn: discreet]
3: quick to understand; “a kind and apprehensive friend”-
Nathaniel Hawthorne [syn: apprehensive]
4: able to make or detect effects of great subtlety; sensitive;
“discerning taste”; “a discerning eye for color” English → English (gcide)
Discern \Dis*cern"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discerned; p. pr. &
vb. n. Discerning.] [F. discerner, L. discernere,
discretum; dis- + cernere to separate, distinguish. See
Certain, and cf. Discreet.]
1. To see and identify by noting a difference or differences;
to note the distinctive character of; to discriminate; to
To discern such buds as are fit to produce blossoms.
A counterfeit stone which thine eye can not discern
from a right stone. --Robynson
2. To see by the eye or by the understanding; to perceive and
recognize; as, to discern a difference.
And [I] beheld among the simple ones, I discerned
among the youths, a young man void of understanding.
Our unassisted sight . . . is not acute enough to
discern the minute texture of visible objects.
I wake, and I discern the truth. --Tennyson.
Syn: To perceive; distinguish; discover; penetrate;
discriminate; espy; descry; detect. See Perceive.
Discerning \Dis*cern"ing\, a.
Acute; shrewd; sagacious; sharp-sighted. --Macaulay.