(adjective, verb)


1. showing or indicating careful judgment and discernment especially in matters of taste

- the discriminating eye of the connoisseur

Similar word(s): discerning, discriminate, appreciative, diacritic, diacritical, discerning, discriminative, discriminatory, eclectic, good, selective

2. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

Similar word(s): perceptive, acute, incisive, keen, knifelike, penetrating, penetrative, piercing, sharp


1. present participle of discriminate