Get and Perceive


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


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.

Common collocations

power get power perceive power
people get people perceive people
moment get moment perceive moment
time get time perceive time
Other words: way, food, information, mention, points, powers.
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Perceive or Get. 2016. Accessed September 30, 2022.
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