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sense - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sense

Definition
(noun) a general conscious awareness
Example Sentence
  • a sense of security
  • a sense of happiness
  • a sense of danger
  • a sense of self

Definition
(noun) the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted
Synonyms : signified
Example Sentence
  • the dictionary gave several senses for the word
  • in the best sense charity is really a duty
  • the signifier is linked to the signified

Definition
(noun) the faculty through which the external world is apprehended
Example Sentence
  • in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing

Definition
(noun) sound practical judgment
Example Sentence
  • Common sense is not so common
  • he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples
  • fortunately she had the good sense to run away

Definition
(noun) a natural appreciation or ability
Example Sentence
  • a keen musical sense
  • a good sense of timing

Definition
(verb) perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles
Synonyms : feel
Example Sentence
  • He felt the wind
  • She felt an object brushing her arm
  • He felt his flesh crawl
  • She felt the heat when she got out of the car

Definition
(verb) detect some circumstance or entity automatically
Example Sentence
  • This robot can sense the presence of people in the room
  • particle detectors sense ionization

Definition
(verb) become aware of not through the senses but instinctively
Synonyms : smell , smell out
Example Sentence
  • I sense his hostility
  • i smell trouble
  • smell out corruption

Definition
(verb) comprehend
Example Sentence
  • I sensed the real meaning of his letter

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