Perceive and Take


Show Definitions
Perceive verb – To have a vague awareness of.
Take is a synonym for perceive in notice topic. In some cases you can use "Take" instead a verb "Perceive", when it comes to topics like get.
Nearby Words: perception, perceptive, perceiving, perceived, percept
Synonyms for Perceive


Show Definitions
Take verb – To reach for and take hold of by embracing with the fingers or arms.
Perceive is a synonym for take in perception topic. Sometimes you can use "Perceive" instead a verb "Take", if it concerns topics such as get, understand.
Nearby Words: taking, taken, taker
Synonyms for Take

Common collocations

life perceive life take life
form perceive form take form
moment perceive moment take moment
time perceive time take time
Other nouns: way, forms.

Both words in one sentence

  • On one hand, you'd think that anything that isn't another dragon would perceive the dragon as a bigger threat than you, and temporarily team up with you to take it down.
  • Manga / Sangatsu no Lion The latter was so mentally focused on engaging Gotou in the Shishi Ou Cup finals that he didn't even take the time to perceive the former as a threat to that goal and did little research on him.
  • Franchise / Fable Fable II also has Purity and Corruption, which represent how well you take care of your body and how people perceive you.
Cite this Source
Take and Perceive. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 24, from
Perceive & Take. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Sep. 2021. <>.
Take or Perceive. 2016. Accessed September 24, 2021.

Synonyms for perceive
Share this picture

Synonyms for take
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "perceive" and "take" have occurred on timeline: