What is the definition of perception?

Definitions for perception

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

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    Synonyms for perception

    sensing percept perceptual experience

    Antonyms for perception

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    Holonyms for perception

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    Hypernyms for perception

    sensory activity noesis representation basic cognitive process conceptualization mental representation cognition conceptualisation internal representation knowledge conceptuality

    Hyponyms for perception

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    Meronyms for perception

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    Sounds like perception

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