These perceptions are as equally damning as the lack of sleep itself, Winter says.
They were nine hours that had changed the lives and perceptions of those who could stand it no more.
The pain and discomfort of many illnesses may have influenced his perceptions.
I am talking about perceptions, not about reality—I am not talking about what conservatives really want, or how they really think.
Recent polls have shown these perceptions have hardened into political reality.
Our eyes cannot turn in their sockets without varying our perceptions.
Allis Porter's perceptions had been developed to an extraordinary degree.
The mind is also able to look at these perceptions, to assign them a meaning and to reflect upon them.
We may observe a like distinction to run through all the other perceptions of the mind.
perceptions cannot be true to themselves, they are true only in relation to some definite object, and to some outside facts.
late 14c., "receiving, collection," from Latin perceptionem (nominative perceptio) "perception, apprehension, a taking," from percipere "perceive" (see perceive). First used in the more literal sense of the Latin word; in secondary sense, "the taking cognizance of," it is recorded in English from 1610s. Meaning "intuitive or direct recognition of some innate quality" is from 1827.
perception per·cep·tion (pər-sěp'shən)
The process, act, or faculty of perceiving.
Recognition and interpretation of sensory stimuli based chiefly on memory.