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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “intuition”

intuition

noun [C or U]     /ˌɪn.tjuːˈɪʃ.ən/ US  /-tuː-/
(knowledge from) an ability to understand or know something immediately without needing to think about it, learn it or discover it by using reason
直觉;直觉力
Often there's no clear evidence one way or the other and you just have to base your judgment on intuition.
很多时候,往往没有这样或那样的确凿证据,你只得凭直觉进行判断
[+ (that)] I can't explain how I knew - I just had an intuition that you'd been involved in an accident.
我无法解释我是如何知道的,我只是凭直觉感到你卷入了一场事故。
Predicting things and intuition
(Definition of intuition noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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