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insight

in·sight

insight

 
pronunciation:
In saIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the power to understand deep meanings or truths.
We expect our leaders to have both knowledge and insight so that they are able to make good decisions.
synonyms:
perception
similar words:
comprehension, instinct, intelligence, sharpness, understanding
definition 2: an instance of this power.
Her article was full of insights about human nature.
 
synonyms:
realization
similar words:
inspiration, perception, understanding
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