English to Afrikaans Meaning :: discern

Discern :
onderskei
- onderskeibeoordeelwaarneembaaroordeelkundigeonderskeiding
 

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Verb(1) detect with the senses

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(1) A charming, and thankfully short, tune with two different and rather difficult to discern time signatures.(2) I can discern no difference between the two policies(3) As I approached the chair I was able to discern some, but not all, of their characteristics.(4) she could faintly discern the shape of a skull(5) It gives us some of the infrared we need to discern the shapes in the current darkness.(6) Her feline sensitive ears could discern a distinct cry coming from each man's mouth.(7) Sea conditions were similar to the day before, and I was able to discern the shape of the wreck from 60m on.(8) They began to discern shapes, touching them and discovering them again as if from new.(9) An observant viewer of the Double portrait will discern the remains of a burnt-out candle in the front right sconce.(10) It is up to the teacher to discern which students are up to the task and which are not.(11) pupils quickly discern what is acceptable to the teacher(12) students quickly discern what is acceptable to the teacher(13) I could barely discern the huddled shape of my parents standing in their doorway.(14) Using touch alone it's difficult to discern individual buttons on this phone.(15) They seem to be able to discern flavours more easily and to identify, discriminate and remember flavours better.(16) Only those with dyslexia had difficulty discerning the beat in continuous sounds containing sudden rises and falls in loudness, as in such speech transitions as sweet.
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(1) to discern ::
om te onderskei
Synonyms
Verb
1. perceive ::
sien
2. make out ::
maak uit
3. pick out ::
kies uit
4. detect ::
spoor
5. recognize ::
erken
6. notice ::
kennisgewing
7. observe ::
neem
8. see ::
sien
9. spot ::
spot
10. identify ::
identifiseer
11. determine ::
bepaal
12. distinguish ::
onderskei
13. descry ::
bespied
14. espy ::
Espy
Antonyms
1. confuse ::
verwar
2. mistake ::
fout
Different Forms
discern, discerned, discernible, discerning, discernment, discerns
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