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  Words related to perception

Related / Similar Words: sensing, percept, perceptual experience

 

Definition:
  • becoming aware of something via the senses;
  • the process of perceiving;
  • knowledge gained by perceiving; "a man admired for the depth of his perception";
  • a way of conceiving something; "Luther had a new perception of the Bible";
  • the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept;

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    Hyponyms: look, looking, looking at, listening, hearing, lipreading, taste, tasting, smell, smelling, constancy, detection, sensing, visual perception, beholding, seeing, auditory perception, sound perception, sensation, sense experience, sense impression, sense datum, somesthesia, somaesthesia, somatesthesia, somatic sensation, touch, touch sensation, tactual sensation, tactile sensation, feeling, discernment, perceptiveness, insight, cognizance, figure, ground, visual percept, visual image

     

    Derivational Morphology: perceive, comprehend, feel, sense

     

    Anagrams: protection, cotter pin

     

     
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