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Definition 1: detect with the senses - [verb of perception]

Samples where discern or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
  • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

Synonyms for discern in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of discern ) make clearly visible

"can this image be resolved?"

(... is a kind of discern ) distinguish

"I could not discriminate the different tastes in this complicated dish"

(discern implies ...) to become aware of through the senses

"I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"

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