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Another word for idea

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Noun
  1. That which exists in the mind as the product of careful mental activity

    See also:

    thoughts

  2. Something believed or accepted as true by a person

    See also:

    opinion

  3. Intuitive cognition

    See also:

    thoughts

  4. A method for making, doing, or accomplishing something

    See also:

    planned

  5. The gist of a specific action or situation

    See also:

    meaning

Another word for idea

Noun
  1. Something one thinks or knows

    See also:

    thought

    opinion

  2. A conviction

    See also:

    faith

    belief

  3. Fancy

    See also:

    fancy

  4. Meaning

    See also:

    meaning

Synonym Study

  • 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