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English definition of “second sight”

second sight

noun [U]    
an unusual ability that some people are thought to have that allows them to know without being told what will happen in the future or what is happening in a different placeExtrasensory perception and telepathyPredicting things and intuition
(Definition of second sight noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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