discerning
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /dɪˈsɜːn.iŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /dɪˈsɝn.iŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of discern#English|discern
Adjective

discerning

  1. Of keen insight or good judgement; perceptive.
    The discerning customer will appreciate our new range of quality clothing.
Related terms Translations Noun

discerning (plural discernings)

  1. discernment
    • 1605, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of King Lear, I. iv. 224:
      Either his notion weakens, his discernings / Are lethargied



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