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perception
used in Girl Interrupted

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1  —1 use as in:
perception of injustice
Definition
a belief or opinion formed by viewing things a certain way
  • The point is, the brain talks to itself, and by talking to itself changes its perceptions.
perceptions = beliefs or opinions formed by viewing things a certain way
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  • You can flit back and forth between these perceptions and experience a sort of mental vertigo.
  • Something also was happening to my perceptions of people.
  • Perceptions are thickened and dulled.
  • Time is slow, dripping slowly through the clogged filter of thickened perception.
  • There is too much perception, and beyond the plethora of perceptions, a plethora of thoughts about the perceptions and about the fact of having perceptions.
  • There is too much perception, and beyond the plethora of perceptions, a plethora of thoughts about the perceptions and about the fact of having perceptions.
  • There is too much perception, and beyond the plethora of perceptions, a plethora of thoughts about the perceptions and about the fact of having perceptions.
  • There is too much perception, and beyond the plethora of perceptions, a plethora of thoughts about the perceptions and about the fact of having perceptions.

There are no more uses of "perception" in Girl Interrupted.

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