GRE Word List

DISCERNING

mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive

The meaning of the word discerning is mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive.

Random words

WordMeaning
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whimsudden capricious idea; fancy
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respirationbreathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
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equivocateuse equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
underlyinglying below; fundamental