Definitions of perceived

  1. detected by instinct or inference rather than by recognized perceptual cues; " the felt presence of an intruder"; " a sensed presence in the room raised goosebumps on her arms"; " a perceived threat"
  2. detected by means of the senses; " a perceived difference in temperature"
  3. of Perceive

Usage examples for perceived

  1. " Yes, sir, yes, of course"; and they perceived another slow Harriet begin to form itself upon his lips. – Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green
  2. She had been surprised, and now he perceived she had also been a little frightened. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  3. He perceived that he had been mistaken. – McAllister and His Double by Arthur Train
  4. His talents as a preacher and religious leader were soon perceived and appreciated by the people, and his services were in much demand. – The Story of the Toys by Mary Harris Toy Dodge
  5. Then Annie perceived that Curly looked earnest and anxious. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald