Sentence Examples


  • She mumbled something he could not understand until he forced concentration, eventually discerning the thin voice whispering The Lord's Prayer.
  • Jackson had developed quite a discerning palate over the years.
  • It's nice to meet someone with such a discerning eye.
  • You are so discerning, Prince, and understand people's characters so well at a glance.
  • Such is the fate not of great men (grands hommes) whom the Russian mind does not acknowledge, but of those rare and always solitary individuals who, discerning the will of Providence, submit their personal will to it.

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