[mis-per-seev] /ˌmɪs pərˈsiv/
verb (used with object), misperceived, misperceiving.
to understand or incorrectly; misunderstand.
[mis-per-seev] /ˌmɪs pərˈsiv/ verb (used with object), misperceived, misperceiving. 1. to understand or incorrectly; misunderstand. n. 1722; see mis- (1) + perception.
[per-fawrm] /pərˈfɔrm/ verb (used with object) 1. to carry out; execute; do: to perform miracles. 2. to go through or execute in the proper, customary, or established manner: to perform the marriage ceremony. 3. to carry into effect; fulfill: Perform what you promise. 4. to act (a play, part, etc.), as on the stage, in […]
[per-fawr-muh ns] /pərˈfɔr məns/ noun 1. a musical, dramatic, or other entertainment presented before an audience. 2. the act of a ceremony, play, piece of music, etc. 3. the execution or accomplishment of work, acts, feats, etc. 4. a particular action, deed, or proceeding. 5. an action or proceeding of an unusual or spectacular kind: […]
[freyz] /freɪz/ noun 1. Grammar. 2. Rhetoric. a word or group of spoken words that the mind focuses on momentarily as a meaningful unit and is preceded and followed by pauses. 3. a characteristic, current, or proverbial expression: a hackneyed phrase. 4. Music. a division of a composition, commonly a passage of four or eight […]