Part of speech:
(Scot.) Careful in action; gentle; easy; quiet
Superficially attractive or plausible but lacking depth or soundness:
To come or go after; proceed behind:
Possessing knowledge, information, or understanding:
Keen-witted, clever, or sharp in practical affairs; astute
The knowledge that is acquired in this way.
A firm hold or grip.
(Slang) As much as one can hold in a hand; a handful.
A bond or force that attaches or restrains, or by which something is affected or dominated:
To understand as having a certain meaning
(Intransitive) To think, believe, or be of opinion; to understand; to suppose.
To capture or take by trapping, snaring, or some other means:
(Archaic) To go around; make a circuit of
The definition of comprehend means to understand the meaning or to include someone or something as a part.
To put in words; couch; express
To take note of; recognize:
The definition of sense is to perceive, or be aware of something.
To shorten (a garment) or make it smaller.
To gather or assume from what is heard, known, etc.; infer
(Slang) To understand fully:
Having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters
Energetic or quick in movement:
Having the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; sagacious:
The definition of careful is someone or something that works or thinks in a cautious, thorough or thoughtful way.
Discernment is defined as the ability to notice the fine-point details, the ability to judge something well or the ability to understand and comprehend something.
The definition of perspicacious is being perceptive with clear vision and good judgment.
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