1. of or relating to perception

- perceptive faculties

2. having the ability to perceive or understand; sharp in understanding.

- a perceptive eye

- a perceptive observation

Similar word(s): acute, discriminating, incisive, keen, knifelike, penetrating, penetrative, piercing, sharp, apprehensive, discerning, apperceptive, insightful, observant, observing, subtle, understanding

Sentences with perceptive as an adjective:

- He is so perceptive when it comes to other people's feelings.