To see all instances of the word
perceive
used in
Othello, the Moor of Venice
please enable javascript.

perceive
Used in
Othello, the Moor of Venice
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • Did you perceive how he laughed at his vice?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Farewell, farewell: If more thou dost perceive, let me know more; Set on thy wife to observe: leave me, Iago.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —Look you pale, mistress?— Do you perceive the gastness of her eye?— Nay, if you stare, we shall hear more anon.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I pray you, hear her speak: If she confess that she was half the wooer, Destruction on my head, if my bad blame Light on the man!—Come hither, gentle mistress: Do you perceive in all this noble company Where most you owe obedience?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • My noble father, I do perceive here a divided duty: To you I am bound for life and education; My life and education both do learn me How to respect you; you are the lord of duty,— I am hitherto your daughter: but here's my husband; And so much duty as my mother show'd To you, preferring you before her father, So much I challenge that I may profess Due to the Moor, my lord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • ] My lord, I would I might entreat your honour To scan this thing no further; leave it to time: Though it be fit that Cassio have his place,— For sure he fills it up with great ability,— Yet, if you please to hold him off awhile, You shall by that perceive him and his means: Note if your lady strain his entertainment With any strong or vehement importunity; Much will be seen in that.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: perceive the system as unfair
as in: though blind, can perceive light
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary
VerbalWorkout.com Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.