Part of speech:
The gist or significance:
The act or process of impressing:
The knowledge that is acquired in this way.
Existing in imagination only; imaginary.
Something that serves to guide or direct in the solution of a problem or mystery.
Anything taken for granted; supposition
A short sentence or aphorism expressing some thought or wish, as in a toast
An original idea, design, etc.; conception
An indirect suggestion; slight indication; hint
A flight of imagination; fancy
A kind of winch or capstan powered by a horse or steam, formerly used in mines to raise ore or water
Illusion or delusion
The ability to confront and deal with reality by using the creative power of the mind; resourcefulness:
Insight or intuition, or the faculty for these
The ability to discern the true nature of a situation, especially by intuition.
Alertness to or concern for a particular issue or situation:
Any action, practice, or thing, toward which one is inclined
Something that is indicated as necessary
An impression or insight gained by the use of this faculty:
The ability to distinguish; judgement.
(Mathematics) Of or being the coefficient of the imaginary unit in a complex number.
(Linguistics) Understood in terms of semantic content rather than grammatical structure. The word did is notional in We did the work and relational in We did not agree.
Studying or working to develop theory.
An anxious feeling of foreboding; dread
The mental act, condition, or habit of placing trust or confidence in another:
A miniature book, especially one that is finely crafted.
An inclination to change one's mind impulsively:
Something conceived in the mind or believed by a group of people; a concept, thought, or belief:
An object of such feeling or passion:
A design, often with a motto, on a coat of arms; heraldic emblem
A getting rid of something
A slight indication of a fact, wish, etc.; indirect suggestion or piece of advice; intimation; covert allusion
The opinion or concept of something that is held by the public:
Anything intended or planned; aim, end, or purpose
The act of intimating
An opinion or estimate formed after consideration or deliberation, especially a formal or authoritative decision:
A small ornamental article or contrivance; trinket
The branch of a science or art consisting of its explanatory statements, accepted principles, and methods of analysis, as opposed to practice:
An unpredictable development or change of circumstances:
An examination using the eyes; a look:
The sense of touch:
Way, state, or direction of thinking and feeling
(Informal) Kind; sort:
The manner in which a person or thing is placed or posed, or the manner in which parts are arranged [a dog in a sitting position]; specif., any of various customary postures assumed by an individual [the lotus position] or a couple [the missionary position]
A social gathering where people combine work, competition, and amusement:
An impulsive, often illogical turn of mind
An odd or unusual happening
An electrical signal traveling along the axon of a neuron. Nerve impulses excite or inhibit activity in other neurons or in the tissues of the body, such as muscles and glands.
(Rare) Low spirits; the blues
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