PERCEPTIVE By N., Sam M.S. - 7 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 ESTHETICS Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development ABSOLUTE THRESHOLD SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) ANTISOCIAL REACTION CREATIVITY TESTS ADOLESCENCE (Theories) ENURESIS (Bed-wetting) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) JUST NOTICEABLE DIFFERENCE (JND; Differential or Difference Threshold) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PERCEPTIVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/perceptive/ (accessed June 25, 2022).