Translation of "perception" - English-Spanish dictionary

perception

noun uk /pəˈsep.ʃən/

A a belief or opinion, often held by many people and based on how things seem

idea, imagen
We have to change the public’s perception that money is being wasted.
These photographs will affect people’s perceptions of war.

[ no plural ] the quality of being aware of things through the physical senses, especially sight

percepción
Drugs can alter your perception of reality.

[ no plural ] someone’s ability to notice and understand things that are not obvious to other people

perspicacia
She has extraordinary powers of perception for one so young.
He’s not known for his perception.

(Translation of “perception” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

perception

noun /pəˈsepʃən/

the ability to see, understand etc clearly

percepción, perspicacia, agudeza
a man of great perception.
perceptive /-tiv/ adjective

able to see, understand etc clearly

perspicaz, agudo
a very perceptive man.
perceptively adverb

con perspicacia/agudeza
He perceptively spotted a gap in the market.
perceptiveness noun

perspicacia, agudeza

(Translation of “perception” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)