Part of speech:
An indirect suggestion; slight indication; hint
A concept is defined as a general idea of something.
Something, such as an invention, that is a creation of the fancy.
The definition of a plan is a document, program or diagram that shows how to proceed.
The definition of thought is the act of thinking, or the outcome of mental activity.
The definition of a notion is an idea, belief or vague knowledge of something.
A piece of testimony that is not usually admissible when given by a layperson, as in contrast to an opinion given by an expert witness.
A principle or body of principles presented for acceptance or belief, as by a religious, political, scientific, or philosophic group; dogma.
An emotion of affection; a fondness:
A strong belief; conviction
Natural understanding or intelligence, especially in practical matters:
A set of religious doctrines; a body of dogma:
The definition of a purpose is a goal or intention.
A romantic liking or interest:
The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media:
(cognition) That which is detected by the five senses; not necessarily understood (imagine looking through fog, trying to understand if you see a small dog or a cat); also that which is detected within consciousness as a thought, intuition, deduction, etc.
A strong belief
The definition of mind is the part of someone that thinks, feels and remembers.
The arrangement of body parts; posture:
The definition of a hunch is a feeling or a premonition about something, or an arched back while sitting or standing.
The faculty of knowing or understanding something without reasoning or proof.
Suspicion is having a feeling, thinking or believing that someone is guilty of something.
A detailed plan of action.
A proposal of something to be done; plan; scheme
Lace worked by the needle.
A meaning that is expressed or implied:
A method for making, doing, or accomplishing something
A concrete image or idea:
An aim that guides action; an objective:
A plan; scheme; project
A visionary plan or project
Arbitrary thought or impulse:
The method used in dealing with or accomplishing:
An unusual, unexpected, or fanciful idea; a whim.
Of or relating to concepts or mental conception:
Of or concerned with ideas.
Existing as an inherent attribute
The definition of notional is something that exists only in theory or only in the imagination.
Causing or tending to cause swelling
In psychology, an archetype is the innate knowledge, images, or ways of thinking that are inherited from ancestors.
(Informal) An idea, plan, etc. regarded as produced by a person's own mental labor
(US) A sudden thought, particularly one that solves a long-standing problem.
A method of shared problem solving in which all members of a group spontaneously contribute ideas.
Opinion or judgment based on inconclusive or incomplete evidence; guesswork.
The definition of a generalization is a broad statement or idea that applies to a lot of people or situations.
(Obs.) An occasion; opportunity
A clear understanding of the inner nature of some specific thing
The purpose, aim, or goal of a specific action or effort:
The definition of an obsession is a focus on one thing with little interest in anything else.
A recognizable sensation or impression received by the mind through the senses
A fixed or predetermined policy or mode of action.
A rearrangement of the atoms or molecules of two or more substances that come into contact with each other, resulting in the formation of one or more new substances. Chemical reactions are caused by electrons of one substance interacting with those of another. The reaction of an acid with a base, for example, results in the creation of a salt and water. Some, but not all, reactions can be reversed.
One that is immune from criticism, often unreasonably so:
A personal point of view or opinion:
Something supposed; assumption; hypothesis
The act or process of surmising; conjecture in general
The branch of a science or art consisting of its explanatory statements, accepted principles, and methods of analysis, as opposed to practice:
(Architecture) To give visible or concrete expression to (the composition of structural elements):
To form a concept or idea of; conceive
To prepare according to a specified formula.
To carry within the uterus from conception to delivery.
To furnish a synonym or synonyms for (a word)
Maudlin emotion; sentimentality:
Strategy is defined as a plan of action.
(music) melodic subject of a musical composition
(music) melodic subject of a musical composition
- Impression also implies vagueness of an idea provoked by some external stimulus I have the impression that she's unhappy
- Notion suggests a vague thought or one not fully considered I had a notion to go
- Thought is used of any idea, whether or not expressed, that occurs to the mind in reasoning or contemplation she rarely speaks her thoughts
- concept ion" style="font-weight: 600; color: inherit; text-decoration-color: #3A65B5" > Conception , often equivalent to concept, specifically refers to something conceived in the mind, or imagined my conception of how the role should be played
- Concept refers to a generalized idea of a class of objects, based on knowledge of particular instances of the class his concept of a republic
- Idea , the most general of these terms, may be applied to anything existing in the mind as an object of knowledge or thought
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