Associations to the word «Perceive»
PERCEIVE, verb. To see, to be aware of, to understand.
PERCEIVE, verb. To become aware of through the senses; "I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon".
PERCEIVE, verb. Become conscious of; "She finally perceived the futility of her protest".
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.