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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Instinctive knowing (without the use of rational processes); A feeling that something might be the case.

Usage examples (35)
  • In its purest form intuition is about understanding how we function on the inside, knowing what we are truly like.
  • He had an intuition that something had gone wrong
  • "Psychology," uses the term intuition in what he deems to be its
  • Mind you, it is only my idea -- what I call intuition, for want of a better word. for more
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