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discerning
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Pride and Prejudice
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  • He answered me with the utmost civility, and even paid me the compliment of saying that he was so well convinced of Lady Catherine’s discernment as to be certain she could never bestow a favour unworthily.
  • Elizabeth, who had expected to find in her as acute and unembarrassed an observer as ever Mr. Darcy had been, was much relieved by discerning such different feelings.
  • "How despicably I have acted!" she cried; "I, who have prided myself on my discernment!

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  • They hired her for her experience, wisdom and discernment.
  • He is a man of discernment.

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