verb (used with object), per·ceived, per·ceiv·ing.
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I love how it can take any flavor and change how you perceive it.
We know that if you have a high perceived risk of the disease, you’re more likely to take the vaccine.A third of Americans might refuse a Covid-19 vaccine. How screwed are we?|Brian Resnick|September 4, 2020|Vox
Even with secure recordings, there’s still the somewhat murky issue of just how the algorithm perceives your speech patterns.Amazon’s new fitness tracker listens to your voice to figure out your mood|Stan Horaczek|September 2, 2020|Popular Science
It may be, in part, due to the perceived purpose of the test.America Doesn’t Have a Coherent Strategy for Asymptomatic Testing. It Needs One.|by Caroline Chen|September 1, 2020|ProPublica
In the race for San Diego City Council, District 9, the perceived front-runner, Kelvin Barrios, has repeatedly demonstrated extremely poor judgment.
People always have to perceive the problems before them, including many unexpected nuances, and decide how to handle them.
On the other hand, patients may not perceive much downside to taking the medications, even if they may not help much.Without Education, Antibiotic Resistance Will Be Our Greatest Health Crisis|Russell Saunders|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They want Americans to perceive Washington as broken, especially heading into 2016.Inside the Democrats’ Godawful Midterm Election Wipeout|Michael Tomasky|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It becomes a hapless gesture of uninformed social media departments who perceive the potential of engagement without consequences.
Why people might perceive the effects of eating cannabis to be more intense also has to do with set and setting.Smoke vs. Snack: Why Edible Marijuana Is Stronger Than Smoking|Steven Wishnia|June 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"The amount altogether is, you perceive, eleven hundred pounds," he continued.Verner's Pride|Mrs. Henry Wood
Newman had a kindness for old memories, but he found it impossible not to perceive that Tristram was nowadays a very light weight.The American|Henry James
He drew nearer, that his victim might perceive his presence.The Barber of Paris|Charles Paul de Kock
I now perceive that you told me the truth when you said I was not blinded by love, but by foolish pride.Philothea|Lydia Maria Child
To the practiced eyes of Dr. Trousseau these signs were apparent where I could not perceive them until he laid his finger on them.Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands|Charles Nordhoff