dis|crim|i|nat|ing


dis|crim|i|nat|ing
dis|crim|i|nat|ing «dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective.
1. able to discriminate well; discerning: »

The art collector has discriminating taste.

2. that discriminates: »

She is discriminating in her choice of friends.

3. differential: »

Makers wanted a discriminating duty on imports.

Also, discriminative.
dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly, adverb.

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  • dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly — dis|crim|i|nat|ing «dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. 1. able to discriminate well; discerning: »The art collector has discriminating taste. 2. that discriminates: »She is discriminating in her choice of friends. 3. differential: »Makers… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly — in|dis|crim|i|nat|ing «IHN dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. not discriminating; undiscriminating. –in´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|dis|crim|i|nat|ing — «IHN dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. not discriminating; undiscriminating. –in´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • un´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly — un|dis|crim|i|nat|ing «UHN dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. not discriminating; making no distinctions; lacking discrimination. –un´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|dis|crim|i|nat|ing — «UHN dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. not discriminating; making no distinctions; lacking discrimination. –un´dis|crim´i|nat´ing|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • un·dis·crim·i·nat·ing — …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-in|crim|i|nat|ing — «SEHLF ihn KRIHM uh NAY tihng», adjective. incriminating oneself …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|crim´i|nate|ly — dis|crim|i|nate «verb. dihs KRIHM uh nayt; adjective. dihs KRIHM uh|niht», verb, nat|ed, nat|ing, adjective. –v.i. 1. to see or note a difference; make a distinction: »It is often difficult to discriminate between a mere exaggeration and a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|crim|i|nate — «verb. dihs KRIHM uh nayt; adjective. dihs KRIHM uh|niht», verb, nat|ed, nat|ing, adjective. –v.i. 1. to see or note a difference; make a distinction: »It is often difficult to discriminate between a mere exaggeration and a deliberate falsehood.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|crim´i|na´tive|ly — dis|crim|i|na|tive «dihs KRIHM uh NAY tihv», adjective. 1. discriminating. 2. showing discrimination: »discriminative trade laws. –dis|crim´i|na´tive|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary