Definitions For Discernment


  • The trait of judging wisely and objectively
  • The mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations
  • Perception of that which is obscure
  • Delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)
  • The cognitive condition of someone who understands

Is Discernment a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Discernment is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Discernment in a Sentence

  • His lack of discernment led to his disastrous choice of business partners.
  • The discernment to know when someone is a true friend

Synonyms for Discernment

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