What is another word for discriminating?

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[ dɪskɹˈɪmɪnˌe͡ɪtɪŋ], [ dɪskɹˈɪmɪnˌe‍ɪtɪŋ], [ d_ɪ_s_k_ɹ_ˈɪ_m_ɪ_n_ˌeɪ_t_ɪ_ŋ]

Discriminating is a word that refers to the ability to discern or differentiate between different options, ideas, or qualities. There are many synonyms for discriminating, including discerning, perceptive, astute, insightful, wise, shrewd, judicious, and discerning. These words all imply a sense of intelligence and perception that allows one to notice the finer points and distinctions between things. Other synonyms for discriminating include selective, meticulous, fastidious, and particular. These words emphasize the idea of being highly choosy and careful when making decisions or selecting among different options or possibilities. Overall, these synonyms for discriminating all point to a high level of discernment and selective judgment.

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What are the opposite words for discriminating?

The word "discriminating" is often used to describe a person who has an excellent taste, who can make sharp and informed judgments about things or people. Antonyms for the word "discriminating" would describe someone who lacks the ability to make such judgments, and are less selective or critical. Some examples of antonyms for discriminating could be words like undiscriminating, indiscriminate, haphazard, unselective, or a person who is undiscriminating might also be referred to as naive, unsophisticated, or lacking in discernment. These terms describe somebody who doesn't have a keen sense of judgment and thus, cannot properly distinguish between things or people that differ in quality, value, or significance.

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Usage examples for Discriminating

The question of the discriminating powers of the Venables Betty left.
"The Furnace"
Rose Macaulay
The palate began to exercise its discriminating force.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
Since, in a socialistic community, all power is assigned to the State, any measure which now increases the power of the State gets easily represented as an approach to socialism, especially in the want-and it is one of our chief wants at present-of a rational and discriminating theory of the proper limits and sphere of public authority.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae

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