A lot of thesaurus - A little bit dictionary


Overview of noun sense

1. sense -- (a general conscious awareness; "a sense of security"; "a sense of happiness"; "a sense of danger"; "a sense of self")

2. sense, signified -- ( for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified")

3. sense, sensation, sentience, sentiency, sensory faculty -- ( of smell and hearing")

4. common sense, good sense, gumption, horse sense, sense, mother wit -- (sound practical judgment; "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")

5. sense -- (a natural appreciation or ability; "a keen musical sense"; "a good sense of timing")

Overview of verb sense

1. feel, sense -- (perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "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")

2. sense -- (detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization")

3. smell, smell out, sense -- (become aware of not through but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption")

4. sense -- (comprehend; "I sensed the real meaning of his letter")

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