English to Afrikaans Meaning :: perceptive

insigryk
Perceptive :
skerpsinnige
- skerpsinnigeimperceptiveinsigoplettendontvanklik
 

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Adjective(1) of or relating to perception(2) having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment

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(1) It is both a wry and perceptive critique of the colonial system and a sharply observed account of childhood.(2) While in general that's a remarkably perceptive observation, somehow it does not seem to apply to this place.(3) She has such a sharp and perceptive intellect and can express complex ideas really clearly.(4) We grow more sensitive, more perceptive , more aware of others.(5) The answer was not the result of any particularly perceptive insight; nor was I alone in giving it.(6) I felt he was a sensitive, poetic, perceptive and natural person.(7) It also offers some perceptive insights into the personal and political place of art in modern life.(8) The witticisms of Oscar Wilde are without a doubt some of the most amusing and perceptive observations on society.(9) It is here that the conscious thought and the perceptive experience flow.(10) But no other book of the period offers such a perceptive account of how the colonial bourgeoisie lived and thought.(11) She had always been quiet as a child, thoughtful and passive but very intuitive and perceptive .(12) What an extraordinarily perceptive insight into so much of the rage that inflames the world today.(13) He was friendly, though, and very perceptive and sharp, but oftentimes he let his pen do the talking for him.(14) You are perceptive and sensitive so listen to your intuition or gut feelings.(15) The pathos of this account is well complemented by a robust sense of humour and perceptive insights into human nature.(16) Natives of the Taurus-Scorpio group are enormously perceptive and highly sensitive.
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Adjective
1. insightful ::
Insig
2. discerning ::
oordeelkundige
3. sensitive ::
sensitiewe
4. intuitive ::
intuïtief
5. observant ::
oplettend
6. piercing ::
piercing
7. penetrating ::
indringende
8. percipient ::
siener
9. perspicacious ::
scherpziend
10. penetrative ::
penetrerende
11. clear-sighted ::
duidelik versiende
12. farsighted ::
versiende
13. intelligent ::
intelligente
14. clever ::
slim
15. canny ::
uitgeslape
16. keen ::
gretig
17. sharp ::
skerp
18. sharp-witted ::
skerpsinnige
19. astute ::
slim
20. shrewd ::
uitgeslape
21. quick ::
vinnige
22. smart ::
smart
23. acute ::
akute
24. discriminating ::
diskriminerende
25. on the ball ::
op die bal
26. right-brained ::
regs-brained
27. heads-up ::
heads-up
Different Forms
imperceptive, perceptive, perceptively, perceptiveness, unperceptive
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