verb (used with object), per·ceived, per·ceiv·ing.
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Origin of perceive
synonym study for perceive
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“There’s been a real decline in how people perceive the effectiveness of the workplace to support the work they do every day,” says Hoskins.The risk of ‘faux flexibility’ in the post-COVID workplace|Beth Kowitt|November 16, 2020|Fortune
There is some evidence that institutions that have more women in their ranks are perceived as more legitimate.How A Record Number Of Republican Women Will — And Won’t — Change Congress|Meredith Conroy|November 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
While Johnson wouldn’t classify their work as political per se, they understand how the personal can be perceived as political.
So, three decibels is the detection threshold of human hearing, and a 10-decibel change is perceived as twice as loud by humans.
We’re also interested in how polls are perceived by the media and the public and how that sometimes conflicts with the way we think polls should be viewed.The Polls Weren’t Great. But That’s Pretty Normal.|Nate Silver (email@example.com)|November 11, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
There is no disconnect between what the scientists are measuring and finding and what Americans are perceiving and experiencing.New Poll Finds Americans Are Worried About Runaway Population Growth|Jerry Karnas|February 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If he's perceiving elite anxiety, one can only say: finally.
Najafi told The Daily Beast that perceiving his song as an insult is “a 100 percent misinterpretation.”Iranian Rapper Shahin Najafi Faces Death Threats for Song Deemed Insult|Omid Memarian|May 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But in point of fact, it now seems actually that all that fancy perceiving and thinking is not so difficult.Stuart Firestein, Author of ‘Ignorance,’ Says Not Knowing Is the Key to Science|Casey Schwartz|April 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
First and foremost, I realized my Dad would always have to deal with people perceiving him as “too old” to be President.
In this situation we waited the motion of the enemy, without perceiving any advancement they made towards us.
No man was likely to see Ramona with Alessandro without perceiving the rare quality of her devotion to him.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
On getting near, however, and perceiving that Randolph was holding his own, Douglas chivalrously halted his men.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
But he could not help perceiving that Marlborough's situation was widely different from what it had been a few years before.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The crews were somewhat slow in perceiving us, and had not time to raise their anchors before we came puffing up to them.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer