GRE Word List

DISCERNING

showing insight and understanding : discriminating

The meaning of the word discerning is showing insight and understanding : discriminating.

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WordMeaning
conjugalof or relating to the married state or to married persons and their relations : connubial
recessionthe act or action of receding : withdrawal
quietudea quiet state : repose
environencircle
emanateto come out from a source
blighta disease or injury of plants marked by the formation of lesions, withering, and death of parts (such as leaves and tubers)
clefta space or opening made by or as if by splitting : fissure
manaclea shackle for the hand or wrist : handcuff
provisoan article or clause (as in a contract) that introduces a condition
subsideto sink or fall to the bottom : settle