discriminative love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Drawing distinctions.
  • adjective Marked by or showing prejudice.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • That marks distinction; constituting a difference; characteristic: as, the discriminative features of men.
  • Making distinctions; discriminating.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Marking a difference; distinguishing; distinctive; characteristic.
  • adjective Observing distinctions; making differences; discriminating.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective which has the ability to discriminate between things; or which imparts such ability
  • adjective of an element, etc. which serves to distinguish its bearer

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective capable of making fine distinctions
  • adjective expressing careful judgment


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