American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

Contents:
Author: Noah Webster

Discernment

DISCERNMENT, n. The act of discerning; also, the power or faculty of the mind, by which it distinguishes one thing from another, as truth from falsehood, virtue from vice; acuteness of judgment; power of perceiving differences of things or ideas, and their relations and tendencies. The errors of youth often proceed from the want of discernment.

Contents:

Related Resources

None available for this document.

Download Options


Title: American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

Select an option:

*Note: A download may not start for up to 60 seconds.

Email Options


Title: American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1

Select an option:

Email addres:

*Note: It may take up to 60 seconds for for the email to be generated.

Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Discernment," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed July 16, 2019, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=1GMAA1UDZVE1ZFI.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Discernment." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 16 Jul. 2019. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=1GMAA1UDZVE1ZFI.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Discernment' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 1, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 16 July 2019, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=1GMAA1UDZVE1ZFI.