For anyone to suggest that we as a society have moved past our perceptions about people of color and even women is just wrong.
These perceptions are as equally damning as the lack of sleep itself, Winter says.
But these traditions and perceptions of rarity, which combined to cause the current crisis, can be used to undo it.
Is it possible that her bad experience with her adult student fatefully colored her perceptions of her interaction with Kopin?
Recent polls have shown these perceptions have hardened into political reality.
Our eyes cannot turn in their sockets without varying our perceptions.
Our perceptions, æsthetic and gastronomic, were unequally developed.
The mind is also able to look at these perceptions, to assign them a meaning and to reflect upon them.
"I'm glad your perceptions are so acute," replied Burns gravely.
perceptions cannot be true to themselves, they are true only in relation to some definite object, and to some outside facts.
late 14c., "receiving, collection," from Latin perceptionem (nominative perceptio) "perception, apprehension, a taking," from percipere "perceive" (see perceive). First used in the more literal sense of the Latin word; in secondary sense, "the taking cognizance of," it is recorded in English from 1610s. Meaning "intuitive or direct recognition of some innate quality" is from 1827.
perception per·cep·tion (pər-sěp'shən)
The process, act, or faculty of perceiving.
Recognition and interpretation of sensory stimuli based chiefly on memory.