Get and Perceive


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Get verb – To have a clear idea of.
Usage example: she was speaking so fast—did you get what she said?

Perceive is a synonym for get in understand topic. In some cases you can use "Perceive" instead a verb "Get", when it comes to topics like hear.
Nearby Word: getting
Synonyms for Get


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Perceive verb – To have a clear idea of.
Usage example: I perceive your point, but I still disagree

Get is a synonym for perceive in understand topic. You can use "Get" instead a verb "Perceive", if it concerns topics such as process.
Nearby Words: perception, perceptive, perceiving, perceived, percept
Synonyms for Perceive

Common collocations

life get life perceive life
people get people perceive people
moment get moment perceive moment
time get time perceive time
Other nouns: way, food, information, mention, points, powers.
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