discretionary definition

  • adjective:
    • Left to or regulated by one's very own discretion or judgment.
    • designed for use as required or desired: a discretionary investment.
    • offered at your discernment; capable of being utilized together chooses; remaining to or managed by an individual's very own discernment or wisdom.
    • having or using the capacity to work or decide based on your own discretion or judgment
    • (especially of funds) not earmarked; readily available for use as needed
    • Left to or regulated by a person's own discernment or judgment.
    • readily available for usage as needed or desired: a discretionary investment.
    • Available at an individual's discernment; able to be utilized as one decides; remaining to or managed by an individual's own discretion or view.
    • having or with the capacity to act or decide based on a discretion or view
    • (especially of funds) maybe not earmarked; readily available for use as required
  • others:
    • Left to discretion; restricted or restrained only by discretion or wisdom: as, an ambassador spent with discretionary abilities (which, empowered to behave based on conditions).
    • Left to discretion; restricted or restrained only by discernment or view: as, an ambassador spent with discretionary powers (that is, empowered to behave based on situations).

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