Online Google Dictionary

perceptive 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/pərˈseptiv/,
Font size:

Having or showing sensitive insight,
  1. Having or showing sensitive insight
    • - an extraordinarily perceptive account of their relationship

  1. of or relating to perception; "perceptive faculties"
  2. having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment; "a perceptive eye"; "a perceptive observation"
  3. (perceptiveness) taste: delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values); "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"; "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"
  4. (perceptivity) insight: a feeling of understanding
  5. (adjective): the quality of a conscientious dancer to be able to tell when someone is or is not interested in dancing the next song
  6. Very much so. When I have a gut feeling, it's almost always right.