intuition noun

ADJ. feminine, women's Her feminine intuition told her that he was unhappy.

QUANT. flash It came upon him in a flash of intuition.

VERB + INTUITION have She had an intuition that her mother wasn't very well. | rely on, trust, use She learned to trust her intuitions about other people's motives.

INTUITION + VERB suggest sth, tell sb sth Intuition told me we were going in the wrong direction.

PREP. by ~ By intuition, he sensed what was wrong. | ~ about an intuition about where to find wild strawberries | ~ behind the intuition behind her theory