Synonyms of perception in English:


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1‘our perception of our own limitations’

discernment, appreciation, recognition, realization, cognizance
awareness, consciousness, knowledge, acknowledgement, grasp, understanding, comprehension, interpretation, apprehension
impression, sense, sensation, feeling, observation, picture, notion, thought, belief, conception, idea, judgement, estimation

2‘he talks with great perception on all matters theatrical’

insight, perceptiveness, percipience, perspicacity, perspicuity, understanding, keenness, sharpness, sharp-wittedness, quick-wittedness, intelligence, intuition, cleverness, incisiveness, trenchancy, wit, astuteness, shrewdness, acuteness, acuity, subtlety, clarity, discrimination, discernment, sensitivity, penetration, thoughtfulness, profundity