Complete Definition of "sense"

see|Sense
English

rank|cause|close|England|420|sense|ten|beautiful|possible

Pronunciation
AHD|sĕns, IPA|/sɛns/, SAMPA|/sEns/
audio|en-us-sense.ogg|Audio (US)
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɛns|-ɛns

Noun
en-noun

  1. One of the methods for a living being to gather data about the world; sight, smell, hearing, touch, taste.
  2. A general conscious awareness.

#: a sense of security

  1. Sound practical judgment, as in common sense
  2. The meaning, reason, or value of something.

#: You don’t make any sense.

  1. A natural appreciation or ability

#:A keen musical sense

  1. (Pragmatics) The way that a referent is presented.
  2. (Semantics) A single conventional use of a word. I.e., one of the entries for a word in a dictionary.

Translations
trans-top|method to gather data
Catalan: sentit m
Czech: t-|cs|smysl|m
Dutch: t-|nl|zintuig|n
French: t+|fr|sens|m
German: t+|de|Sinn|m
Hebrew: חוש romanization of Hebrew|khúsh m
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Portuguese: t+|pt|sentido|m
Spanish: t-|es|sentido|m
Slovene: čutilo n, čut m
Swedish: t+|sv|sinne|n
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trans-top|conscious awareness
Arabic: ARchar|احساس IPAchar|(’eħsās) m
Catalan: sensació m
Chinese: 感覺, 感觉 (gǎnjué)
Danish: t-|da|fornemmelse
Dutch: gevoel n, gewaarwording f
Finnish: tunto
French: t+|fr|sens|m
German: t+|de|Gefühl|n, t+|de|Sinn|m
Hebrew: תחושה romanization of Hebrew|tkhúsha f
Hungarian: t-|hu|érzés
Italian: t+|it|senso|m
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Japanese: 感覚 (kankaku)
Korean: 감각 (gamgak)
Portuguese: t+|pt|senso|m
Russian: чувство (čúvstvo) n
Scots Gaellic: ciall f, brìgh f, mothachadh m, faireachdainn m, cudthrom m
Slovene: občutek m
Spanish: t+|es|sensación|f
Swedish: t+|sv|sinne|n
Telugu: స్పృహ (spRha)
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trans-top|sound judgement
Dutch: (gezond verstand|gezond) verstand n
French: t+|fr|sens|m
German: t+|de|Sinn|m
Hebrew: הגיון romanization of Hebrew|higayón m
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Portuguese: t+|pt|sentido|m
Swedish: förnuft n, förstånd n, sinne n
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trans-top|meaning or reason
Croatian: t-|hr|smisao|m
French: t+|fr|sens|m
German: t+|de|Verstand|m
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Portuguese: t+|pt|sentido|m
Slovene: smisel m
Swedish: mening c, bemärkelse c
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trans-top|natural ability
German: t+|de|Sinn
Hebrew: חוש romanization of Hebrew|khúsh m
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Portuguese: t+|pt|sentido|m, t+|pt|senso|m
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trans-top|pragmatics term
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trans-top|semantics term
Arabic: ARchar|معنى IPAchar|(maʕna) m
Catalan: significat m
Chinese: 意義, 意义 (yìyì)
Czech: t-|cs|smysl|m, t-|cs|význam|m
Dutch: t+|nl|betekenis|f
Finnish: merkitys
French: t+|fr|sens|m
German: t+|de|Sinn|m, t+|de|Bedeutung|f
Hebrew: מובן romanization of Hebrew|muván m
Hungarian: t-|hu|értelem
Italian: t+|it|senso|m
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Japanese: 意味 (いみ, imi)
Korean: 감각 (gamgak)
Portuguese: t+|pt|sentido|m
Russian: смысл (smysl) m
Slovene: pomen m
Spanish: t+|es|significado|m, t-|es|acepción|f
Swedish: betydelse c
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ttbc|Chinese: 官能 (guānnèng), 感官 (gǎnguāng), 识别力 (shíbié lì)
ttbc|Italian: senso m, buonsenso m
ttbc|Japanese: 感覚 (かんかく, kankaku), 分別 (ぶんべつ, bunbetsu)
ttbc|Polish: zmysł m (1,2,5), sens m (3,7)

Related terms
business sense
common sense
sensation
sensible
sensitive
sensual
sensuous
sixth sense

Verb
en-verb|senses|sensing|sensed

  1. To use biological senses: to either smell, watch, taste, hear or feel.
  2. To instinctively be aware.

#:She immediately sensed her disdain.

  1. To comprehend.

Translations
trans-top|use biological senses
Dutch: gewaarworden, waarnemen
French: t+|fr|sentir
Hebrew: לחוש romanization of Hebrew|lakhúsh
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German: wahrnehmen
Portuguese: t+|pt|sentir
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trans-top|To instinctively be aware.
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Portuguese: t+|pt|sentir
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ttbc|Latin: sentire

Category:1000 English basic words
Category:Semantics


Catalan

Preposition
sense

  1. without|Without.

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