Definition and Meanings for perceive
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Part of Speech of perceive
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of perceive
Meaning of perceive
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to obtain knowledge of through the senses; to receive impressions from by means of the bodily organs; to take cognizance of the existence, character, or identity of, by means of the senses; to see, hear, or feel; as, to perceive a distant ship; to perceive a discord.
- to take intellectual cognizance of; to apprehend by the mind; to be convinced of by direct intuition; to note; to remark; to discern; to see; to understand.
- to be affected of influented by.