Instinct synonyms

ĭn'stĭngkt'
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Judgment; consensus:
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The direct knowing or learning of something without the conscious use of reasoning; immediate understanding
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Perception by touch or by sensation of the skin:
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(Electronics) A surge of electrical power in one direction.
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(Archaic) The quality of being apt, or appropriate; fitness
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A natural propensity or inclination; a predisposition:
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Any of a genus (Agrostis) of dense, low-growing perennial grasses that spread by putting out runners and are often used for lawns and golf greens
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A special talent or skill, especially one difficult to explain or teach:
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A talent, endowment, aptitude, or inclination:
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A trip or journey in a vehicle:
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Arousing or involving basic emotions; visceral:
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Of, relating to, or prompted by instinct:
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That is or can be perceived by intuition or common sense
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Of, having the nature of, situated in, or affecting the viscera
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A natural attraction; affinity
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Appreciative regard or understanding:
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In the philosophy of Kant, a concept of reason that is transcendent but nonempirical.
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Manifestation of the sexual drive.
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Anything that motivates
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(Obs.) Favorable inclination; bias (for)
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A definite purpose or point of view in something said or written
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An inherent power or ability:
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Instinctive discernment; keenness:
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(Roman Mythology) A tutelary deity or guardian spirit of a person or place.
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The foremost or leading position:
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A variable unit of weight and money used in ancient Greece, Rome, and the Middle East.
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A characteristic mood, style, or habit; a natural inclination:
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The ability to discern the true nature of a situation, especially by intuition.
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The state of being intuitive.
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The power to discern the true nature of a person or situation
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A power of perception thought of as a sense in addition to the commonly accepted five senses; intuitive power
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Filled to satiation; gorged.
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inborn pattern of behavior often responsive to specific stimuli
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(Gr. Myth., person, proper) The god of love, son of Aphrodite: identified with the Roman god Cupid
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Suitability; the quality of being apt or suitable
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