‘Perception’ can be replaced with words like ‘understanding’
Old English Synonyms
What someone sees when they look at something.
Perception is the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something through the senses.
Perception refers to the way we interpret the world around us. This includes our ability to see, hear, smell, taste, and feel. It also includes our memories, thoughts, and feelings.
I just had a perception that something was wrong.
His perception of her was that she was unkind.
My perception of the world is that it is a good place.
From my perception, you are wrong.
Your perception of the situation is skewed.