Pronunciation of Discernment
/dɪsˈɜːnmənt/, /dɪsˈɜːnmənt/, /d_ɪ_s_ˈɜː_n_m_ə_n_t/
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Other synonyms and related words:
discreetness, gustatory modality, gustatory sensation, judiciousness, keenness, sense of taste, gustatory perception, taste perception, catch, feeling, acuteness, astuteness, discretion, nose, taking into custody, savvy, Sageness, shrewdness, eye, understanding, arrest, tact, prudence, perceptiveness, insight, Percipiency, intellect, intelligence, judgment, circumspection, sapience, taste sensation, sagaciousness, Sound Judgement, genius, misgiving, cleverness, sympathy, perspicacity, culture, pinch, wisdom, predilection, admiration, enlightenment, prescience, agreement, judgement, Percipience, acumen, taste, reasonableness, sense, preference, appreciation, mind, mouthful, depth, collar, apprehensiveness, dread, discovery, assessment, notion, Clear-sightedness, apprehension, sound judgment, awareness, wit, reason, profundity, sagacity, grasp, judicial decision, free will, delicacy.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for discernment:
- They came from Worcester, and if I've any discernment they are after your girls, and your girls are after them." - "Maggie Miller", Mary J. Holmes.
- There were one or two of discernment present, and they noted that his were the generous features of a marked man,- if he chose to become marked. - "The Crisis, Complete", Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009.
- I say singular, for the extraordinary, under whatever form, had long had no slight interest for me; and I had discernment enough to perceive that yon was no common man. - "Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest", George Borrow.