intuitive feeling


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Noun1.intuitive feeling - an intuitive understanding of something; "he had a great feeling for music"
intuition - instinctive knowing (without the use of rational processes)
sprachgefuhl - an intuitive feeling for the natural idiom of a language; "Dubyuh has no sprachgefuhl"
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She had that indefinable, intuitive feeling that she was utterly alone upon the vessel, and at length, unable to endure the inaction and uncertainty longer, made her way to the companion ladder where for half an hour she futilely attempted to remove the hatch.
Four songs each by Scarlatti and Purcell are no mere antique-music vocal warm-ups but fully engaged performances, unfurled with vividly clear enunciation, a subtle sense of the music's structure and an intuitive feeling for characterization and atmosphere.
To be in Ham's company with Mark Twain for a topic was to appreciate his intuitive feeling for--I'm tempted to say his understanding of--Samuel Clemens.
I'm an Extroverted Intuitive Feeling Perceiving person, or ENFP, which is a really good personality type.
I think that women have an intuitive feeling about sales and marketing," Sunshine said.
We are confident that the appeal of the phone will give its user the intuitive feeling of elegance and quality," said Rich Geruson, senior vice president, USA sales & marketing, Nokia Mobile Phones.
These influences were overlaid onto an intuitive feeling for landscape form and climatic forces, acquired through an upbringing in beautiful coastal suburbs of Perth, Hobart and Sydney, and a passion for sailing and boat design.
Epstein asserts that "the intuitive feeling of the music" preceded "analytical logic" in dictating his interpretation of this passage, which includes a revision of the score's dynamic markings at this point (p.
Bugionovi's intuitive feeling for the look of Beny exhibition prints provides a bridge to the photographer's aesthetic world.
Pressure sensitive pens give the user a more natural and intuitive feeling by creating lines that are wider or darker according to how hard the pen is pressed.
Sometimes they are suffering from an unhealthy obsession and sometimes they are following a strong intuitive feeling.