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discerning
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War and Peace
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  • The hatred and contempt of the crowd punish such men for discerning the higher laws.
  • Such is the fate not of great men (grands hommes) whom the Russian mind does not acknowledge, but of those rare and always solitary individuals who, discerning the will of Providence, submit their personal will to it.
  • "You are so discerning, Prince, and understand people’s characters so well at a glance.

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

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