PERCEIVE By N., Sam M.S. - 5 verb. 1. to be aware of or acknowledge via the senses. 2. to comprehend or retain the connotation of something. PERCEIVE: "I'm not sure how she would perceive this, but my guess is not well." Related Psychology Terms JUST NOTICEABLE DIFFERENCE (JND; Differential or Difference Threshold) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams COPULA AUXILIARY VERB LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) NEWBORN INFANT (Neonate) ORGANIC SENSES PHYSIOGNOMIC PERCEPTION ABSOLUTE THRESHOLD WUNDT, WILHELM MAX, (1832— 1920) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PERCEIVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/perceive/ (accessed December 1, 2021).