Definitions of Perceiving

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Usage examples for Perceiving

  1. The convention, perceiving the storm increase, sought support in the army, which, at that time, was the republican class, and a camp was formed at Paris. – History of the French Revolution from 1789 to 1814 by F. A. M. Miguet
  2. 5 St. Mary then perceiving the greatness of her sorrow, pitied her and said, Do thou place thy son in my son's bed, and cover him with his clothes. – The Forbidden Gospels and Epistles, Complete by Archbishop Wake
  3. The child, perceiving it, said, " Don't cry, mamma; I am sure papa would not stay abroad if he could help it." – The History of the Life of the Late Mr. Jonathan Wild the Great by Henry Fielding
  4. It was so obviously deserved, so terribly direct, and at the same time so calculated to hurt, that Nevil turned on his father with reproachful eyes, and then perceiving his face, said no more. – Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker by Marguerite Bryant
  5. Perceiving this they departed, and the Lacedaemonians did not send out any to succeed them. – The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides