discerning

Listen:
 /dɪˈsɜːnɪŋ/


For the verb: "to discern"

Present Participle: discerning

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2017
discerning
  • discriminating
  • perceptive
  • penetrating
  • intelligent
  • judicious
  • sagacious
  • wise
  • spot-on (slang)
  • foresighted
  • having good taste
  • percipient
  • perspicacious
  • piercing
  • astute
  • keen
  • insightful
  • incisive
  • knowing

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2017
discern
  • Sense: To see
    • observe
    • behold
    • make out
    • perceive
    • notice
    • espy
    • descry
    • recognize
    • spot
    • see
    • recognise (UK)
    • catch sight of
    • glimpse
    • note
    • spy
    • witness
    • view
    • take in
    • clap eyes on (slang)
    • lay eyes on
    • remark

  • Sense: To detect
    • discover
    • distinguish
    • differentiate
    • find out
    • determine
    • ascertain
    • judge
    • apprehend
    • discriminate
    • detect
    • uncover
    • identify
    • divine
    • tell the difference
    • seize
    • grasp
    • sense
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