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apperception

[ ap-er-sep-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF apperception

Synonyms for apperception

  • attention
  • brain
  • consciousness
  • genius
  • head
  • imagination
  • instinct
  • intellect
  • judgment
  • mentality
  • perception
  • power
  • psyche
  • sense
  • soul
  • spirit
  • talent
  • thought
  • wisdom
  • brainpower
  • brains
  • capacity
  • cognizance
  • conception
  • creativity
  • faculty
  • function
  • ingenuity
  • intellectual
  • intuition
  • lucidity
  • marbles
  • observation
  • ratiocination
  • reason
  • reasoning
  • regard
  • sanity
  • soundness
  • thinker
  • understanding
  • wits
  • intellectuality
  • percipience
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Antonyms for apperception

  • being
  • body
  • ignorance
  • inability
  • incapacity
  • physicality
  • reality
  • stupidity
  • weakness
  • incompetence
  • neglect
  • unsoundness
  • amnesia
  • corporeality
  • disbelief
  • disinclination
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR APPERCEPTION

The line of use, by habit of apperception, becomes the line of beauty.

Apperception, 96 et seq.Arabic inscriptions as ornament, 195.

The "a priori unity of apperception" is an unreality compared with this reality.

And this requires a higher grade and greater facility of apperception.

In this case the apperception is soon completed; it does not give enough to do.

At the apperception of it she shrieked, ran to the window where she shrieked again.

They start from the time-consciousness, not from apperception.

That is why he names it the objective unity of apperception.

He entered The Brain and went up in the elevator to Apperception 36.

You have similar equipment in your own Apperception Center we understand.

WORD ORIGIN

1753, from French aperception (17c.), from German Apperzeption (or Latin apperceptionem), coined by German mathematician and philosopher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716) as noun corresponding to French apercevoir "perceive, notice, become aware of" (11c., from Latin ad "to" (see ad-) + percipere; see perceive) on analogy of Perzeption/percevoir.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR APPERCEPTION

comprehension

noununderstanding

conception

noununderstanding; idea
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