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perceive

1 verb become aware, conscious of sth TRANSITIVEtabhair faoi dearaaithin verb  c m uhe perceived that something was wrong thug sé faoi deara go raibh rud éigin cearr, d'aithin sé go raibh rud éigin cearrI went quiet when I perceived I was wrong thost mé nuair a thuig mé go raibh mé mícheart, thost mé nuair ba léir dom go raibh mé mícheart 2 verb become aware of sth by seeing, etc TRANSITIVEbraith verb  c m uairigh verb  c m umothaigh verb  c m uhe perceived an awkwardness in the conversation bhraith sé ciotacht sa chomhrá, d'airigh sé nach raibh an comhrá nádúrtha
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3 verb regard in certain way TRANSITIVEamharc ar PhrV  c m ubreathnaigh ar PhrV  c m uféach ar PhrV  c m uthis is how they perceive the world is mar seo a amharcann siad ar an saol, is mar seo a fheiceann siad an saolhe perceives himself as a revolutionary amharcann sé air féin mar réabhlóidí, creideann sé gur réabhlóidí atá annshe's perceived as a threat féachtar uirthi mar bhagairtthese are the things we perceive as important seo iad na rudaí a mheasaimid atá tábhachtach; seo iad na rudaí atá tábhachtach, dar linn

perceived

adjectivethere's a perceived lack of support amongst the teachers meastar go bhfuil easpa tacaíochta i measc na múinteoiríthe perceived difficulties with small schools na deacrachtaí a shíltear a bheith le scoileanna beaga