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discern
used in Anna Karenina

3 uses
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Definition
to notice or understand something — often something that is not obvious
  • "Prince Alexander Shtcherbatsky," said Madame Stahl, lifting upon him her heavenly eyes, in which Kitty discerned a look of annoyance.
    Part Two (95% in)
  • The pink flush of dawn, which one could not help seeing before, now had to be sought to be discerned at all.
    Part Six (35% in)
  • Anna spoke lightly, but irritation could be discerned in her tone.
    Part Six (70% in)

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