Simple Definition of perceptive
: having or showing an ability to understand or notice something easily or quickly
Full Definition of perceptive
perceptivityplay \(ˌ)pər-ˌsep-ˈti-və-tē\ noun
Examples of perceptive in a sentence
He is a very perceptive young man.
<due to their ability to rotate their ears, cats are very perceptive when it comes to pinpointing the source of a sound>
First Known Use of perceptive
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