Discernment and Sense


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Discernment noun – The ability to understand inner qualities or relationships.
Usage example: the discernment to know when someone is a true friend

Sense is a synonym for discernment in perception topic. In some cases you can use "Sense" instead a noun "Discernment", when it comes to topics like discrimination, mentality.
Nearby Words: discerning, discern, discerned
Synonyms for Discernment


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Sense noun – The ability to learn and understand or to deal with problems.
Usage example: although he has little formal education, he is a man of considerable practical sense

Discernment is a synonym for sense in understanding topic. Sometimes you can use "Discernment" instead a noun "Sense", if it concerns topics such as appreciation, perception, awareness, discrimination.
Nearby Words: sensible, senseless, sensation, sensuality, sensuous
Synonyms for Sense

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