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A disposition to appreciate or share the feelings and thoughts of others; sympathy:
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  1. A disposition to appreciate or share the feelings and thoughts of others; sympathy:
  2. (Countable) Reason or intelligence, ability to grasp the full meaning of knowledge, ability to infer.
  3. The power or ability to think, learn, judge, etc.; intelligence; sense
The ability to see and understand clearly the inner nature of things, esp. by intuition
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  1. The ability to see and understand clearly the inner nature of things, esp. by intuition
  2. A perception produced by this ability.
  3. The ability to discern the true nature of a situation, especially by intuition.
(--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
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  1. (--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
  2. An agency or organization whose purpose is to gather such information:
  3. The ability to learn or understand from experience; ability to acquire and retain knowledge; mental ability
The quality of being astute.
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Natural understanding or intelligence, especially in practical matters:
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  1. Natural understanding or intelligence, especially in practical matters:
  2. Ability to think or reason soundly; normal intelligence and judgment, often as reflected in behavior
  3. A perception or feeling produced by a stimulus; sensation:
The ability to think, form judgments, draw conclusions, etc.
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  1. The ability to think, form judgments, draw conclusions, etc.
  2. Sound thought or judgment; good sense
  3. A fact or cause that explains why something exists or has occurred:
(Plural only, informal) Intelligence; aptitude; mental capability.
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  1. (Plural only, informal) Intelligence; aptitude; mental capability.
  2. Plural form of brain
  3. (Plural only) The brain of one or more animals used as food.
Soundness of judgment
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  1. Soundness of judgment
  2. The quality or condition of being sane; soundness of mind.
  3. Soundness of judgment or reason.
Common sense; gumption.
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  1. Common sense; gumption.
The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
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  1. The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.
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  1. Acuteness of perception, discernment, or understanding.
  2. The human faculty or power to mentally grasp or understand clearly.
The quality or fact of being prudent
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  1. The quality or fact of being prudent
  2. A female given name, one of the Puritan virtue names.
  3. The quality or state of being prudent; wisdom in the way of caution and provision; discretion; carefulness; hence, also, economy; frugality.
The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
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  1. The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
The quality of being shrewd.
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  1. The quality of being shrewd.
  2. An invented collective name for a group of apes.
Knowledge, skill, or practice resulting from this
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  1. Knowledge, skill, or practice resulting from this
  2. The effect on a person of anything or everything that has happened to that person; individual reaction to events, feelings, etc.
  3. Active participation in events or activities, leading to the accumulation of knowledge or skill:
The state of being careful.
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Alert watchfulness.
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  1. Alert watchfulness.
  2. Close and continuous attention.
  3. The quality or state of being vigilant; watchfulness
Delicate sensitivity, esp. in aesthetics
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  1. Delicate sensitivity, esp. in aesthetics
  2. Delicate perception of the right thing to say or do without offending; skill in dealing with people
  3. (Archaic) The sense of touch
The power or means to decide:
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  1. The power or means to decide:
  2. A setting of clauses, phrases, ideas, etc. in parallel constructions for rhetorical effect
  3. To determine the difference between the sum of the credits and the sum of the debits of an account. To determine the difference between the sum of the credits and the sum of the debits of an account. The act of estimating, measuring, or weighing two things in comparison to each other. For example, the balancing of the risks and benefits of filing a lawsuit. To offset or counteract. To place or keep in equilibrium or proportion, such as balancing competing interests. The result of balancing.
Bearing of the body, especially when graceful:
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  1. Bearing of the body, especially when graceful:
  2. That which causes a balance; a counterweight.
  3. (Now Rare) A suspension of activity in a condition of balance
The ability of an object, such as a ship or aircraft, to maintain equilibrium or resume its original, upright position after displacement, as by the sea or strong winds.
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  1. The ability of an object, such as a ship or aircraft, to maintain equilibrium or resume its original, upright position after displacement, as by the sea or strong winds.
  2. Firmness of character, purpose, or resolution
  3. (Roman Catholic Church) A vow committing a Benedictine monk to one monastery for life.
A word, sign, etc. by which warning is given
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  1. A word, sign, etc. by which warning is given
  2. A warning or admonishment, especially to take heed:
  3. (Informal, former) A person or thing provoking notice, comment, attention, etc.
Soundness of mind, moral character, or finances.
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  1. Soundness of mind, moral character, or finances.
  2. The quality or condition of being solid; firmness, soundness, hardness, etc.
  3. The condition or property of being solid.
The characteristic of being hardheaded.
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  1. The characteristic of being hardheaded.
Sound judgment not based on specialized knowledge.
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  1. Sound judgment not based on specialized knowledge.
  2. Ordinary good sense or sound practical judgment
Know-how
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  1. Know-how
  2. Practical understanding or shrewdness:
  3. Shrewdness or understanding
Deep, extensive learning.
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  1. Deep, extensive learning.
  2. Learning acquired by reading and study; scholarship
(Buddhism & Hinduism) A state in which the individual transcends desire and suffering and attains nirvana.
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  1. (Buddhism & Hinduism) A state in which the individual transcends desire and suffering and attains nirvana.
  2. The act or a means of enlightening.
  3. A philosophical movement of the 1700s that emphasized the use of reason to scrutinize previously accepted doctrines and traditions and that brought about many humanitarian reforms. Used with the.
Anything attained, as an acquired skill; accomplishment
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  1. Anything attained, as an acquired skill; accomplishment
  2. That which is attained, or obtained by exertion; acquisition; acquirement.
  3. An attaining or being attained
Great intellectual insight or understanding:
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  1. Great intellectual insight or understanding:
  2. Intensity of feeling or conviction.
  3. A profound idea, matter, etc.
The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
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  1. The quality or an instance of being sagacious; penetrating intelligence and sound judgment
The property of being sage.
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  1. The property of being sage.
Sound judgment not based on specialized knowledge.
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  1. Sound judgment not based on specialized knowledge.
  2. Ordinary good sense or sound practical judgment
A legal decision; order, decree, or sentence given by a judge or law court
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  1. A legal decision; order, decree, or sentence given by a judge or law court
  2. An opinion or estimate formed after consideration or deliberation, especially a formal or authoritative decision:
  3. The ability to come to opinions about things; power of comparing and deciding; understanding; good sense
A meaning that is conveyed, as in speech or writing; signification:
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  1. A meaning that is conveyed, as in speech or writing; signification:
  2. Judgment; consensus:
  3. A vague feeling or presentiment:
Guts; spunk.
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  1. Guts; spunk.
  2. Courage and initiative; enterprise and boldness
  3. Common sense.
Common sense; gumption.
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  1. Common sense; gumption.
Knowledge or facts learned, especially about a certain subject or event.
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  1. Knowledge or facts learned, especially about a certain subject or event.
  2. Knowledge acquired in any manner; facts; data; learning; lore
  3. The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge:
(Archaic) Carnal knowledge.
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  1. (Archaic) Carnal knowledge.
  2. An awareness of factual information. Includes actual knowledge (positive or definite), personal knowledge (based on one’s own observation), and constructive knowledge (based on other circumstances). An awareness of factual information. Includes actual knowledge (positive or definite), personal knowledge (based on one’s own observation), and constructive knowledge (based on other circumstances).
  3. Acquaintance with facts; range of information, awareness, or understanding
The space between the eye and the base of the bill of a bird or between the eye and nostril of a snake.
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  1. The space between the eye and the base of the bill of a bird or between the eye and nostril of a snake.
  2. Something taught
  3. Knowledge or learning; specif., all the knowledge of a particular group or having to do with a particular subject, esp. that of a traditional nature
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