Definition of "discerned" []

  • To recognize or perceive clearly (verb)
  • To recognize or perceive (differences) (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of discern. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "discerned" in a sentence
  • "But what surprised me the most concerning the Devil can be discerned from the following passage in the book:"
  • "This isn't discerned from the observations you mentioned."
  • "Rather than rehearse the elements easily discerned from the essays themselves, the remainder of this introduction will provide a context within which readers can explore the resonances at work in the essays themselves as they connect to broader historical and cultural developments mapped in subsequent sections of this introduction."