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perceive
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Measure for Measure
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  • O, to him, to him, wench: he will relent; He’s coming; I perceive ’t.
  • By this Lord Angelo perceives he’s safe; Methinks I see a quick’ning in his eye.

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  • I do perceive These poor informal women are no more But instruments of some more mightier member That sets them on.
  • O my dread lord, I should be guiltier than my guiltiness, To think I can be undiscernible, When I perceive your grace, like power divine, Hath look’d upon my passes.

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as in: perceive the system as unfair Define
to view in a certain way so as to form a belief or opinion
as in: though blind, can perceive light Define
to become aware of -- especially by using the senses (to see, hear, smell, feel, or taste)
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