|1.||[ verb ] to become aware of through the senses|
"I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"
|Related terms:||see hear feel listen pick_up smell catch find dream touch sight taste hurt misperceive see_through divine hallucinate apperceive comprehension sensing|
|2.||[ verb ] become conscious of|
"She finally perceived the futility of her protest"
|Related terms:||understand sense perception|