GRE Word List

INTUITION

immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition

The meaning of the word intuition is immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition.

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