perceptively
adverb see perceptive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • perceptively — perceptive ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or showing acute insight. DERIVATIVES perceptively adverb perceptiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • perceptively — See perceptive. * * * …   Universalium

  • perceptively — adverb In a perceptive manner …   Wiktionary

  • perceptively — pÉ™(r) septɪvlɪ adv. discerningly, with the ability to distinguish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perceptively — per·cep·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • perceptively — See: perceptive …   English dictionary

  • perceptively — adverb in a perceptive manner • Derived from adjective: ↑perceptive …   Useful english dictionary

  • perceptive — perceptively, adv. perceptivity, perceptiveness, n. /peuhr sep tiv/, adj. 1. having or showing keenness of insight, understanding, or intuition: a perceptive analysis of the problems involved. 2. having the power or faculty of perceiving. 3. of,… …   Universalium

  • Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …   Universalium

  • perceptive — [[t]pə(r)se̱ptɪv[/t]] ADJ GRADED (approval) If you describe a person or their remarks or thoughts as perceptive, you think that they are good at noticing or realizing things, especially things that are not obvious. He was one of the most… …   English dictionary

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