Associations to the word «Perceiving»


PERCEIVE, verb. To see, to be aware of, to understand.

Dictionary definition

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".

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky