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Meaning of “instinct” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 Arabic غَريزة…
in Korean 본능…
in Malaysian naluri…
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 Vietnamese khuynh hướng bẩn sinh…
in Spanish instinto…
in Portuguese instinto…
in Thai สัญชาตญาณ…
in German der Instinkt…
in Catalan instint…
in Japanese 本能…
in Indonesian naluri, insting…
in Chinese (Simplified) 本能,直觉…
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