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Synonym of Discernment

Discernment Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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discernment
Synonyms and related words:
acuity, acumen, acuteness, apperception, astuteness, clear sight, cogency, color vision, cone vision, critical discernment, day vision, daylight vision, discrimination, eye, eye-mindedness, eyesight, farseeingness, farsight, farsightedness, field of view, field of vision, flair, foresight, foresightedness, horizon, incisiveness, insight, intuition, judgment, keen sight, keenness, ken, longheadedness, longsightedness, night vision, penetration, perception, perceptiveness, percipience, peripheral field, peripheral vision, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, perspicuity, perspicuousness, photopia, power of sight, providence, purview, quick sight, range, reason, rod vision, sagaciousness, sagacity, scope, scotopia, seeing, sense of sight, sensibility, shrewdness, sight, sightedness, sweep, trenchancy, twilight vision, unobstructed vision, vision, visual acuity, visual field, visual sense, wit,
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
discernment

Noun
1. the cognitive condition of someone who understands; "he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"
(synonym) understanding, apprehension, savvy
(hypernym) knowing
(hyponym) comprehension
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"
(synonym) taste, appreciation, perceptiveness
(hypernym) discrimination, secernment
(hyponym) virtu, vertu, connoisseurship
(attribute) tasteful, in good taste(p)
3. perception of that which is obscure
(synonym) perceptiveness
(hypernym) perception
(derivation) recognize, recognise, distinguish, discern, pick out, make out, tell apart
4. ability to make good judgments
(synonym) sagacity, sagaciousness, judgment, judgement
(hypernym) wisdom, sapience
(hyponym) eye
5. the trait of judging wisely and objectively; "a man of discernment"
(synonym) discretion
(hypernym) wisdom, wiseness
(hyponym) circumspection, caution

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