Sense v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sensed p. pr. & vb. n. Sensing.] To perceive by the senses; to recognize. [Obs. or Colloq.]
Is he sure that objects are not otherwise sensed by others than they are by him? --Glanvill.
adj : detected by instinct or inference rather than by recognized
perceptual cues; "the felt presence of an intruder"; "a
sensed presence in the room raised goosebumps on her
arms"; "a perceived threat" [syn: perceived]