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.