Definition of perceptiveness:
Synonyms for perceptiveness:
perception, penchant, brainstorm, discernment, astuteness, savvy, gustatory sensation, appreciation, penetration, acumen, perspicacity, tasting, gustation, insight, acuteness, hold, taste perception, apprehension, preference, taste, gustatory perception, understanding, keenness, sapience, delicacy, nose, careful, sharpness, sixth sense, judgment, sagacity, predilection, sageness, percipiency, admiration, eye, ability, percipience, sensitiveness, sense of taste, wit, brainwave, sensitivity, judgement, mouthful, discretion, grasp, shrewdness, discrimination, clear-sightedness, taste sensation, gustatory modality, perceptivity, sagaciousness.
- "The Furnace", Rose Macaulay.
Of course, there are natures whose perceptiveness outruns their power of expression- and these are, as a rule, the dissatisfied, unhappy temperaments that one encounters; there are others whose power of expression outruns their perceptiveness, and these are facile, fluent, empty, agreeable writers.- "The Silent Isle", Arthur Christopher Benson.
- "The Two Vanrevels", Booth Tarkington.