from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or arising from intuition.
- adj. Known or perceived through intuition. See Synonyms at instinctive.
- adj. Possessing or demonstrating intuition.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. spontaneous, without requiring conscious thought
- adj. easily understood or grasped by intuition
- adj. having a marked degree of intuition
- n. One who has (especially parapsychological) intuition.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Seeing clearly
- adj. Knowing, or perceiving, by intuition; capable of knowing without deduction or reasoning.
- adj. Received, reached, obtained, or perceived, by intuition; ; -- opposed to
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Perceiving directly, without a medium, vicarious representation, symbol, or phenomenon; perceiving the object immediately as it exists.
- Pertaining to a knowledge (especially, but not exclusively, an immediate knowledge) of a thing as existent.
- Not determined by other cognitions; not discursive; of the nature of a first premise; immediate; self-evident; reached without reasoning by an inexplicable and unconscious process of thought.
- Presenting an object as an individual image; not general.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. obtained through intuition rather than from reasoning or observation
- adj. spontaneously derived from or prompted by a natural tendency
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