critical faculties

Definition of critical faculties

:ability to make judgments about what is good or true
  • She needs to learn to develop her critical faculties.

Word by Word Definitions

critical play
  1. : of, relating to, or being a turning point or specially important juncture : such as

  2. : relating to or being the stage of a disease at which an abrupt change for better or worse may be expected

  3. : relating to or being a state in which or a measurement or point at which some quality, property, or phenomenon suffers a definite change

faculty play faculties
  1. : ability, power: such as

  2. : innate or acquired ability to act or do

  3. : an inherent capability, power, or function


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