percept, detective work, detection, signal detection, spying, sleuthing, espial, spotting, perceptual experience, catching, perception.
The clerk, intuitively sensing
that the new arrival was one accustomed to having his wishes complied with, glanced at his card index.
It has been like that with him since the day you left us, and this power of sensing
things has increased with the years.
Frantically, Alan slammed open the door as the robot, sensing
him strongly now, aimed point blank.