Part of speech:
A meaning that is conveyed, as in speech or writing; signification:
The direct knowing or learning of something without the conscious use of reasoning; immediate understanding
Perception by touch or by sensation of the skin:
A sudden wish or urge that prompts an unpremeditated act or feeling; an abrupt inclination:
The definition of a hunch is a feeling or a premonition about something, or an arched back while sitting or standing.
The stiff flower stalk of certain grasses
(Informal) Based on intuition, instinct, or emotion rather than careful consideration
Feeling is defined as the sense of touch or something experienced through touch or emotion.
A hazy perception; vague impression; fanciful notion; inkling
A fact or cause that explains why something exists or has occurred:
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
Intuitive, instinctive, emotional, etc. rather than intellectual
(Psychoanalysis) Instinctive psychic energy, specif. sexual energy, manifested variously at different stages of personality development
Desire or enthusiasm to accomplish or achieve something
An inclination to move or act in a particular direction or way; constant disposition to some action or state; leaning; bias; propensity; bent
The act of giving:
The foremost or leading position:
A fit or a period of giddiness.
A perception produced by this ability.
A power of perception thought of as a sense in addition to the commonly accepted five senses; intuitive power
Skill, expertness, or talent
A way, passage, or avenue by which a place or buildings can be approached; an access.
The definition of replete is abundantly filled, or gorged with food and drink.
inborn pattern of behavior often responsive to specific stimuli
A particular disposition or bent of mind; bias; tendency
Of, relating to, or prompted by instinct:
Having to do with intuition
A natural attraction; affinity
(Gr. Myth., person, proper) The god of love, son of Aphrodite: identified with the Roman god Cupid
Power or ability to do some particular thing; special aptitude or skill
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