PERCEPTIVE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 adjective. depicting someone who is sensitive and discriminating, particularly in the judgment of individuals, art pieces, and so on. PERCEPTIVE: "Well, she's very perceptive for her age, isn't she?" Related Psychology Terms TROPHIC THEORY-LADEN OTHER-DIRECTED UNMYELINATED CORTICOPETAL TRANSGENIC TRADITION-DIRECTED UNRESOLVED PARACRINE PATHOGNOMONIC Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PERCEPTIVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/perceptive/ (accessed November 30, 2020).