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discerning
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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showing good judgment or good taste and/or the perception of things not easily perceived by most people
  • The centuries, the revolutions, which at least devastate with impartiality and grandeur, have been joined by a cloud of school architects, licensed, sworn, and bound by oath; defacing with the discernment and choice of bad taste, substituting the ~chicorées~ of Louis XV. for the Gothic lace, for the greater glory of the Parthenon.
    1.3.1 — Vol 1 Bk 3 Chpt 1 — Notre-Dame (47% in)

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