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sixth sense

n.
A power of perception seemingly independent of the five senses; keen intuition.

sixth sense

n
(Alternative Belief Systems) any supposed sense or means of perception, such as intuition or clairvoyance, other than the five senses of sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell

sixth′ sense′


n.
a power of perception beyond the five senses.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sixth sense - grasping the inner nature of things intuitivelysixth sense - grasping the inner nature of things intuitively
intuition - instinctive knowing (without the use of rational processes)

sixth sense

noun intuition, second sight, clairvoyance, feyness He has a sixth sense for finding people who have good ideas.

sixth sense

noun
The power to discern the true nature of a person or situation:
Translations
الحاسَّةُ السّادِسَه
šestý smysl
hatodik érzék
sjötta skilningarvitiî
šiesty zmysel
altıncı his

sixth sense

nsechster Sinn

sixth sense

nsesto senso

sense

(sens) noun
1. one of the five powers (hearing, taste, sight, smell, touch) by which a person or animal feels or notices.
2. a feeling. He has an exaggerated sense of his own importance.
3. an awareness of (something). a well-developed musical sense; She has no sense of humour.
4. good judgement. You can rely on him – he has plenty of sense.
5. a meaning (of a word).
6. something which is meaningful. Can you make sense of her letter?
verb
to feel, become aware of, or realize. He sensed that she disapproved.
ˈsenseless adjective
1. stunned or unconscious. The blow knocked him senseless.
2. foolish. What a senseless thing to do!
ˈsenselessly adverb
ˈsenselessness noun
ˈsenses noun plural
(usually with my, ~his, ~her etc) a person's normal, sane state of mind. He must have taken leave of his senses; When he came to his senses, he was lying in a hospital bed.
sixth sense
an ability to feel or realize something apparently not by means of any of the five senses. He couldn't hear or see anyone, but a sixth sense told him that he was being followed.
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