What does the word discriminating mean?

Usage examples for discriminating

  1. Her " Homes of the New World" was, perhaps, the first discriminating and impartial work upon America and the Americans. – Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century by W. H. Davenport Adams
  2. His was a full- blooded yet discriminating zest of knowledge. – Old Calabria by Norman Douglas
  3. Intelligent charity, wisely discriminating, truly helpful, had been placed for all time among the possibilities. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre