Student Thesaurus

5 entries found for sense.
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Entry Word: sense
Function: noun
Text: 1 an indefinite physical response to a stimulus <a strange sense of discomfort> -- see SENSATION 1
2 the ability to learn and understand or to deal with problems <although he has little formal education, he is a man of considerable practical sense> -- see INTELLIGENCE 1
3 the ability to make intelligent decisions especially in everyday matters <you have the sense to handle anything that comes up> -- see COMMON SENSE
4 the idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action <got the sense of the passage> -- see MEANING 1
5 the thought processes that have been established as leading to valid solutions to problems <your argument simply shows no sense> -- see LOGIC