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common sense

common sense

 
pronunciation:
ka mn sens
part of speech: noun
definition: practical judgment based on experience or native intelligence, and not on education or training.
synonyms:
horse sense, mother wit, practicality, pragmatism
antonyms:
folly
similar words:
prudence, wisdom
derivations: common-sense (adj.), common-sensical (adj.)