how to pronounce perceive

/pəˈsiːv/

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The above transcription of perceive is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

perceive is pronounced in two syllables

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pəsv

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An example use of perceive in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and that's why we perceive the drink as …”

meaning of perceive

To perceive is to understand or notice something.

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