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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Marked by the ability to see or make fine distinctions; Showing or indicating careful judgment especially in matters of taste adj. - Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine differences.

Usage examples (42)
  • The discriminating eye of the connoisseur
  • Adjective : a discriminating interpreter of events. ,a discriminating interior designer
  • Verb (used without object) : The new law discriminates against foreigners. He discriminates in favor of his relatives. ,to discriminate between things
  • Verb (used with object) : a mark that discriminates the original from the copy. ,He can discriminate minute variations in tone for more
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