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instinct

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈɪnstɪŋkt/
the way someone naturally reacts or behaves, without having to think or learn about it: [+ to do sth] a mother's instinct to protect her childrenPredicting things and intuition
Translations of “instinct”
in Korean 본능…
in Arabic غَريزة…
in French instinct…
in Turkish içgüdü, doğal eğilim…
in Italian istinto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 本能,直覺…
in Russian инстинкт…
in Polish instynkt…
in Spanish instinto…
in Portuguese instinto…
in German der Instinkt…
in Catalan instint…
in Japanese 本能…
in Chinese (Simplified) 本能,直觉…
(Definition of instinct from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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