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Spell check of discerning

Correct spelling: discerning

Synonyms:
Epicurean, circumspect, severe, tactful, separating, diligent, glaring, perspicacious, clear, priggish, penetrating, precise, correct, dainty, finicky, judicious, choosy, bright, exacting, qualmish, sensitive, academic, perceptive, smart, punctilious, insightful, watching, seeing, keen, fussy, acute, clear-eyed, methodical, perceiving, mincing, subtile, inspecting, scrupulous, beholding, persnickety, fastidious, regarding, value, shrewd, observing, demanding, subtle, rigorous, thoughtful, prophetic, percipient, particular, conscientious, witnessing, provident, prudent, knowing, recognizing, sage, foresighted, peeking, distinguishing, second-sighted, meticulous, apprehensive, proper, sighting, sagacious, spying, discreet, literal, sapient, intuitive, penetrative, forseeing, staring, critical, crafty, brilliant, glimpsing, accurate, quick, wise, viewing, intelligent, differentiating, discriminating, hypercritical, picky, understanding, gazing, setting apart, glancing, prudish, able, squeamish, sharp, farsighted, cunning, grasping, delicate, looking, flawless, astute, prognostic, prescient, worried, prim, clairvoyant, peering, careful, clear-sighted, comprehending.

Antonyms:
idiotic, unwise, thoughtless, blind, moronic, uncomprehending, unperceiving, shallow, foolish, slow-witted, indiscriminating, dumb, stolid, dense, silly, brainless, unperceptive, dull, obtuse, undiscriminating, slow, purblind, untactful, imbecile, unintelligent, simple, undiscerning, woodenheaded, tactless, witless, feebleminded.

Examples of usage:

1) Their friends, those at least who were discerning, realized that the probability of a marriage between them was becoming more and more remote. - "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories", Charles Weathers Bump.

2) In addition to this, she was, besides being attractive in face and feature, endued with a certain tranquillity of manner which suggested to the discerning that she had once held her own in high places. - "A Prairie Courtship", Harold Bindloss.

3) My interior resembles a drop of water, mingling and lost in the ocean, and no more discerning itself,- the sea not only surrounding, but absorbing it. - "Letters of Madam Guyon", P. L. Upham.

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