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Word: perceptive

Definition: insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception


More Vocab Words

::: virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
::: indoctrinate - cause to accept a doctrine without questioning it; Ex. indoctrinated with mindless anti-communism
::: condiments - seasonings; spices
::: compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
::: woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
::: subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
::: cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
::: husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
::: apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
::: dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity