sixth sense Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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sixth sensenoun [S]

uk   us  
an ​ability that some ​peoplebelieve they have that ​seems to give them ​information without using the five ​senses of ​sight, ​hearing, ​touch, ​smell, or ​taste: A sixth ​sense told me that the ​train was going to ​crash.
(Definition of sixth sense from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sixth sensenoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈsɪksθ ˈsens/
an ​ability to ​know something without using the ​ordinary five senses of ​sight, ​hearing, ​smell, ​touch, and ​taste: My sixth sense told me something ​awful was going to ​happen.
(Definition of sixth sense from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sixth sense”
in Chinese (Simplified) 第六感,直觉…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第六感,直覺…
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