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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. discern: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. discern: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. discern: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. discern: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. discern: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. discern: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Discern, discern: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. discern: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. discern: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. discern: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. discern: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. discern: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Discern, discern: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. discern: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. discern: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. discern: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. DISCERN: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Discern: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. discern: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. discern: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. discern: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. discern: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. discern: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. discern: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. discern: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. discern: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. discern: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. discern: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. discern: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. discern: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. discern: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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verb:  detect with the senses

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Phrases that include discern:   discern between, discern something audible more...

Words similar to discern:   recognize, discernable, discerned, discerner, discernible, discernibly, discerning, distinguish, acknowledge, know, make out, pick out, recognise, spot, tell apart, more...

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